Samson BOWDA

BOWDA, Samson

Service Number: QX7391
Enlisted: 1 May 1940
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/12th Infantry Battalion
Born: Yadina, Queensland, Australia, 4 February 1906
Home Town: Bli Bli, Sunshine Coast, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed in Action, Tobruk, Libya, 15 May 1941, aged 35 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Commemorated on Column 89 El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Memorials: Alamein Memorial (El Alamein), Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Nambour Maroochy Shire War Dead Memorial, Townsville 2/12th Battalion Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Private, QX7391
1 May 1940: Enlisted
1 May 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (WW2) , Private, QX7391, 2nd/12th Infantry Battalion
15 Apr 1941: Involvement Private, QX7391, 2nd/12th Infantry Battalion

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