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Bede Francis DOWD

Regimental number1443
Place of birthYadnalue, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
Addressc/o Mrs. C. Dowd, Canowie Belt, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Charlotte Dowd, Canowie Belt, South Australia
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death10 February 1952
Age at death59
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery, South Australia

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