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Offline Tim Bell

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L/Cpl 34298 James Gowrie
« on: December 22, 2019, 04:54:31 PM »
Pte served overseas with 16th Bttn after 1916.  He was discharged with Mitral (Heart Valve) Disease and Rheumatism on 27/3/1916.  James died from disease (cause unknown) on 5/10/1920.  His Mother, Mrs J Gowrie received a Pension, 1 Hassop St, Beswick.
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Re: L/Cpl 34298 James Gowrie
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2020, 03:17:42 PM »
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Re: L/Cpl 34298 James Gowrie
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2021, 07:57:25 PM »
hiya tim
can you check the discharge date 27-3-16,james was wounded on 31-7-17 and then suffered a shrapnel wound in the head and captured at manchester hill

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Re: L/Cpl 34298 James Gowrie
« Reply #3 on: September 26, 2021, 09:21:12 PM »
Hi Mack,
The card for the disability pension for Mitral Disease and Rheumatism clearly states "27-3-16" as the date of discharge. No comment on attrib or aggravated.
Either the transcription on the card is wrong , or perhaps James re-enlisted?
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