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William Gordon Bowler

Male 1887 - 1967  (79 years)


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  • Name William Gordon Bowler 
    Born 25 Apr 1887  Woolloomooloo, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
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    • In his youth, William worked on ships at sea for the Union Steamship Company and the Adelaide Steamship Company. Later he worked for the NSW Railways Department.

      In World War II he volunteered for overseas service and became a member of the First Field Ambulance (Service Number 17032). He served at Milson Island off the Australian coast and later in France and Belgium. After the war he settled at a Soldier's Settlement at Batlow, NSW.

      During 1922 he joined the NSW Prisons Department, serving at Goulburn, Albury and Parramatta, where he became Deputy Governor. His final term was as Superintendant of Emu Plains Prison Farm
    Died 02 Mar 1967  Parramatta, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 02 Mar 1967  Rookwood Cemetery, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3013  Mote/McInnes
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2004 

    Father William Charles Bowler,   b. 20 Dec 1861, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jun 1952, Westmead, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Lillian Sarah Hind,   b. 15 Jan 1869, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1942, Westmead, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1886  Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1312  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Inez Irene James,   b. 17 Jun 1891, Kellyville, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1977, Castle Hill, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 07 May 1927  Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F1311  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart