William Stowwell ANDERSON

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ANDERSON, William Stowwell

Service Number: 608
Enlisted: 3 November 1914, Broadford, Victoria
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 8th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Yea, Victoria, Australia, September 1890
Home Town: Glenaroua, Mitchell, Victoria
Schooling: State School
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, 7 August 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

3 Nov 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 608, Broadford, Victoria
25 Feb 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 608, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Feb 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 608, 8th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Runic, Melbourne
16 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 608, 8th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
7 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 608, 8th Light Horse Regiment, The August Offensive - Lone Pine, Suvla Bay, Sari Bair, The Nek and Hill 60 - Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

William was born in Yea , Victoria in 1890

His parents were William ANDERSON and Elizabeth MARSHALL