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Samuel Joseph Bawden (1890–1916)

Mr. and Mrs. S. Bawden, Church-street, Port Adelaide, have been notified that their son, Private S. J. [Samuel Joseph] Bawden, was killed in action in France on August 7. He left here in August, 1915, and served at Gallipoli, before going to France. He was 24 years of age, and before enlisting was employed at the Government Freezing Depot, Port Adelaide.

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'Bawden, Samuel Joseph (1890–1916)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 19 July 2024.

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia


7 August, 1916 (aged ~ 26)

Cause of Death

killed in action

Religious Influence

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