Albert Edward LOWE


LOWE, Albert Edward

Service Number: 3193
Enlisted: 2 November 1916, Enlisted at Broken Hill, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Adelaide, South Australia, 1874
Home Town: Broken Hill, Broken Hill Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Brassmoulder
Died: Illness - Splenic Leuchaemia, Killed In Action, To Be Determined, At sea while returning to Australia on board HMAT Runic, United Kingdom, Belgium, 29 June 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Buried at Sea, Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, Underhill Farm Cemetery, Ploegsteert, Wallonie, Belgium
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Broken Hill War Memorial, Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton
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World War 1 Service

2 Nov 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3193, 50th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Broken Hill, NSW
16 Dec 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3193, 50th Infantry Battalion
16 Dec 1916: Embarked Private, SN 3193, 50th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Berrima, Adelaide

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Husband of Hannah Selina Lowe of Lane Street, North Borken Hill, NSW

Medal: British War Medal

Albert had served a 6 year apprenticeship with R. Hutchinson of Adelaide, SA