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dc.contributor.authorDowsett, Harryen
dc.coverage.spatialMelbourne (Vic.)en
dc.date1978en
dc.date.accessioned2011-01-12T00:42:44Zen
dc.date.available2011-01-12T00:42:44Zen
dc.date.issued1915-04-15en
dc.identifier2127 1822en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10070/226361en
dc.descriptionA. F. Dowsett - Father ; 13 Howe Crescent, Albert Park, Vic.en
dc.relation.urihttp://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/scripts/Imagine.asp?B=3520520en
dc.relation.urihttp://static.awm.gov.au/images/collection/items/ACCNUM_LARGE/RCDIG1067392/RCDIG1067392--210-.JPGen
dc.relation.urihttp://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/nominal_rolls/first_world_war/page/R1558819/en
dc.relation.urihttp://www.awm.gov.au/collection/awm4/23/25/en
dc.relation.urihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3278642en
dc.relation.urihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3280583en
dc.relation.urihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3281976en
dc.relation.urihttp://trove.nla.gov.au/work/38686275en
dc.relation.urihttp://trove.nla.gov.au/work/14643935en
dc.relation.urihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3286347en
dc.relation.urihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3278291en
dc.relation.urihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3307826en
dc.subjectANZACen
dc.subject.lcshAustralia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- Historyen
dc.subject.lcshWorld War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territoryen
dc.titleHarry Dowsetten
dc.typeReferenceen
dc.coverage.birthspatialSouth Melbourne (Vic.)en
dc.description.age22en
dc.description.biographicalDowsett worked as Private Secretary to the Northern Territory Administrator prior to going to war. He was badly wounded at Pozieres and returned to Australia in 1917 where he again took up his post as Private Secretary before resigning to go to the Federated Malay States (West Country Rubber Estate, Kajang, Selangor) where he became involved in managing rubber plantations. Although badly wounded during the First World War, Dowsett offered again for air service duirng the Second World War and was disappointed to find that his services were not required. In 1967 Dowsett was living in Sawtell (NSW). He passed away aged 84 in January 1978 (Death Notice Sydney Morning Herald 28 January 1978 p33).en
dc.description.historyDowsett's Unit embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A62 'Wandilla' on 17 June 1915. He was badly wounded in the left shoulder and paralysed in the right leg on 26 July 1916. He returned to Australia on 13 February 1917 per 'Benalla' and was discharged in Melbourne on 17 July 1917.en
dc.description.occupationClerken
dc.description.serviceAustralian Imperial Forceen
dc.description.unit8th Battalion, 6th Reinforcementen
dc.identifier.rankPrivateen
dc.relation.localurihttp://trove.nla.gov.au/work/38686275 [Darwin Returned Servicemens' League (RSL) : A Concise History of its Conception and Development by Clive Francis Geddes. Darwin : Clive Francis Geddes, 2011: p.41.]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3278642 ["Letter", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 6 April 1916: p.14.]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://static.awm.gov.au/images/collection/items/ACCNUM_LARGE/RCDIG1067392/RCDIG1067392--210-.JPG [Embarkation Roll]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/scripts/Imagine.asp?B=3520520 [Service Record]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3280583 ["Letter", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 20 July 1916: p.12.]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3281976 ["Letter", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 12 October 1916: p.16.]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/nominal_rolls/first_world_war/page/R1558819/ [Nominal Roll]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://trove.nla.gov.au/work/14643935 [Cobbers in khaki: the history of the 8th Battalion, 1914-1919by R.J. Austin. McCrae, Vic. : Slouch Hat Publications, 1997.]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://www.awm.gov.au/collection/awm4/23/25/ [Unit War Diary]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3307826 ["Territory Soldiers", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 19 May 1921: p.1.]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3278291["Our Boys at the Front", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 23 March 1916: p.14.]en
dc.relation.localurihttp://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3286347 ["Personal", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 15 November 1917; p.9.]en
dc.relation.incollectionReturned ANZACsen
dc.relation.incommunityTerritory ANZACsen
dc.identifier.geocode-18.0005560,134.8616582en
dc.identifier.geocode-37.8141070,144.9632800en
dc.view.styleterritoryanzacsen
dc.date.discovery1915-04-15en
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