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Soldier profiles

Name : DOWRICK, LOREN WILLIAM
Service Number : VX54518
Date of Birth : 14/01/1918
Place of Birth : MELBOURNE, VIC
Known as : BILL
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 08/05/1941
Locality on Enlistment : NEWTOWN, VIC
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : DOWRICK, H
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : CORPORAL
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : 9 PLATOON A COMPANY (DAEO, MOROTAI)
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : BORNEO
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 27/02/1946
Date Died : 29/01/2008
Age at Death : 90
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : N/A
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6120589 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   AWM_109879.jpg,   Herald Sun Death Notice 01/02/2008,   2/2 Pioneers Newsletter 03/2008 p2

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