Born Moontah, South Australia, CoE. Enlisted 10 January 1916 age 22, clerk. Nok father, Walter Bowan, Loma St, Cottesloe. Embarked Departed Australia 31 March 1916 and served in France. File includes extract of his UK marriage to Rose Lillian Collins on 7 June 1919. RTA per A24 Benalla and discharged 8 February 1920. Service medals: BWM and VM.