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Edward DOWSEY

Regimental number5526
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressBendigo, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Dowsey, c/o Mrs E Downs, Burr Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameTunnelling Companies, October 1916, Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollTunnelling Companies
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 August 1958
Age at death72
Place of burialBendigo Cemetery, Victoria

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