David GOW

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GOW, David

Service Number: 1746
Enlisted: 31 December 1915, Enlisted at Tooraweenah, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 45th Infantry Battalion
Born: Obley, New South Wales, 1895
Home Town: Obley, Cabonne, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 13 October 1917
Cemetery: Passchendaele, New British Cemetery
Plot X1, Row E, Grave 28
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Wongarbon War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

31 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1746, 45th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Tooraweenah, NSW
14 Apr 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1746, 45th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
14 Apr 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1746, 45th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Sydney
21 Feb 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 1746, 45th Infantry Battalion, Gunshot wounds to the head, left arm and buttock
7 Jun 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 1746, 45th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of David and Mary Jane Gow of Obley, via Dubbo, NSW

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal