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John William Richard DOWSETT

Regimental number742
Place of birthWollongong New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressKinaville, via Wollongong, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rebecca Agnes Dowsett, Kinaville, via Wollongong, New South Wales
Previous military service37th Infantry
Enlistment date4 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name20th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1916

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