Alec HOWITT

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HOWITT, Alec

Service Number: 3340
Enlisted: 28 July 1915, Melbourne, Vic.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 7th Infantry Battalion
Born: Deniliquin, New South Wales, Australia, 1894
Home Town: Deniliquin, Deniliquin, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Illness (Meningitis), Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt, 21 November 1915
Cemetery: Cairo War Memorial Cemetery
Row D, Grave 200 Rev. W. McKean officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Deniliquin War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

28 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3340, 7th Infantry Battalion, Melbourne, Vic.
11 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, SN 3340, 7th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
11 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, SN 3340, 7th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Nestor, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Alec and Jessie May Howitt of 'Calime', Deniliquin, NSW

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal