George Ernest Gower

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First name: George

Middle name: Ernest

Last name: Gower

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Private G. Gower of Brisbane embarked at the age of 23 from Melbourne, Victoria, on Transport A40 Ceramic, 22 Dec. 1914. He served as a stretcher bearer with the 15th Battalion, Australian Army Medical Corps in Gallipoli 24 Apr. 1915-18 July 1915 and returned to to Australia 8 May 1916

Ragtime sketches on board our transport / Vasco, 1917
Ragtime sketches captures mateship on route to the Front

Eighty days on the transport ship Suevic afforded caricaturist Louis Vasco plenty of time to observe. These Ragtime Sketches On Board Our Tranport capture the chaps uniquely, and their life at sea on route to England. Read more about Louis Vasco in Stories.

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