Harold Leslie BOWDEN

BOWDEN, Harold Leslie

Service Number: 7205
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Adelaide, SA, 9 July 1893
Home Town: Hyde Park, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Draper
Died: Killed in Action, France, 26 August 1918, aged 25 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Buried by Rev. R H Crawford, Echelon GHQ BEF, at Cappy Military Cemetery., Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Goodwood Public School WW1 Roll of Honor, Unley Town Hall WW1 Honour Board, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

23 Jun 1917: Involvement Private, 7205, 10th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '10' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Borda embarkation_ship_number: A30 public_note: ''
23 Jun 1917: Embarked Private, 7205, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Adelaide

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Son of James John BOWDEN and Jane nee RODDA

Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Private HAROLD LESLIE BOWDEN, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Bowden, of Mitchell-street, Hyde Park, was killed in action on August 26.