William Matthew COWTON

COWTON, William Matthew

Service Number: 207
Enlisted: 27 March 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Bombardier
Last Unit: 11th Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Warwick, Queensland, 4 January 1881
Home Town: Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Surveyor
Died: Natural causes, Queensland, Australia, 18 November 1957, aged 76 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

27 Mar 1915: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman Driver, SN 207, 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train, Melbourne, Victoria
4 Jun 1915: Embarked Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman Driver, SN 207, 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train, HMAT Port Macquarie, Melbourne
4 Jun 1915: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman Driver, SN 207, 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
21 Jul 1915: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman Driver, SN 207, 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
5 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Driver, 11th Field Artillery Brigade
20 Aug 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Bombardier, 11th Field Artillery Brigade
10 Jul 1918: Discharged AIF WW1, Bombardier, SN 207, 11th Field Artillery Brigade

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