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Cornelius Frederick Bowe

Portrait of Gunner Cornelius Frederick Bowe, c.1915. Inscription on reverse reads: "Gunner C F Bowe Heavy Trench Mortar Battery N Z F A Killed in action April 5 1917 Service in Gallipoli and France ‘Duty Nobly Done’ ". Foxton Historical Society, Kete Horowhenua. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.
Portrait of Gunner Cornelius Frederick Bowe, c.1915. Inscrip … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cornelius Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Bowe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/1756 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Moutoa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Thomas Bowe (father), Marotiri, Foxton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Battle of Messines AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/1756 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cornelius Bowe was the son of Thomas and Ellen Bowe, of Foxton, Manawatu, Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    5 April 1917 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    MessinesBelgium AWMM
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  • Age at death
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  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
    St Quentin Cabaret Military Cemetery, Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM II. C. 15. AWMM
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  • Great Uncle Cornelius Frederick Bowe. We will remember them all #WW100
    Public - Fiona - Other Relative - 25 April 2015

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25 April 2015FionaWellington, New ZealandOther Relative
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