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James DOWLING

Regimental number3482
Place of birthMonmouth England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDresser
AddressAroona Road, Kilkenny, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lucy Ann Dowling, Aroona Road, Kilkenny, South Australia
Enlistment date18 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 12 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSaddler
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Family/military connectionsSon: 1351 Pte Alfred James DOWLING, 16th Bn, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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