William Francis DOWELL

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DOWELL, William Francis

Service Number: 6747
Enlisted: 31 August 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 21st Infantry Battalion
Born: Fitzroy, Yarra - Victoria, Australia, 1898
Home Town: Thornbury, Darebin, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Killed in action at the summit of Mont St Quentin, Mont St Quentin, France, 1 September 1918
Cemetery: Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension
Plot III, Row L. Grave No. 39
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

31 Aug 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6747, 6th Infantry Battalion
25 Oct 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 6747, 6th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '8' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Ulysses embarkation_ship_number: A38 public_note: ''
1 Sep 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6747, 21st Infantry Battalion, Mont St Quentin / Peronne

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