The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra
|Trooper James Owen|
Name of Ancestor: James Owen
Ancestor's date of birth: 01/01/1866
Ancestor's date of death: 01/01/1943
Cause of Death: Not known, may be of natural causes.
Service Number: 183
Colony or State of enlistment: NSW, Place of Enlistment: Bathurst
Unit: 2 NSW Mtd Rifles
Rank attained in Boer War: TPR, Date Effective: 02/1901
Highest Rank attained (if served after war): TPR, Date Effective: Not provided
Murray Page: 119
Ship: Not known, Date of Sailing: 15/03/1901
Memorial details: Bathurst Shrine to dead and enlisted
Decorations: Queen's South Africa Medal (SA01 & SA02).
Personal Characteristics: Cabinet maker born 1876 Bathurst NSW.
Reasons to go and fight: Not Known
Details of service in war: Not researched.
Name of Descendant: Malcolm Doric Mckay, Wauchope NSW