Hedley Roy BOWDEN

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BOWDEN, Hedley Roy

Service Number: 176
Enlisted: 6 October 1914
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 3rd Field Company Engineers
Born: Campania, Tas., August 1892
Home Town: Hobart, Tasmania
Schooling: Campania SS
Occupation: Carpenter
Died: Died of wounds, 19th General Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt, 23 July 1915
Cemetery: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Men of Bothwell Honour Roll, Targa St. Patrick's River District WWI Pictorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

22 Sep 1914: Involvement Sapper, SN 176, 3rd Field Company Engineers, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
22 Sep 1914: Embarked Sapper, SN 176, 3rd Field Company Engineers, HMAT Geelong, Melbourne
6 Oct 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 176, 3rd Field Company Engineers
23 Jul 1915: Involvement Sapper, SN 176, 3rd Field Company Engineers, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Frederick James and Louisa Emily BOWDEN, Campania, Tas.

Wounded at Gallipoli and died of wounds in Egypt

Commemorated in Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart