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|Louis Claude ROWLAND 
Louis Claude ROWLAND 
- Born: 1882, Tweed River NSW
- Marriage (1): Unknown
- Died: Abt Sep 1954, Newcastle NSW aged about 72
NSW BDM birth 27374/1882 showing
DEATH OF FORMER
The death occurred at New castle recently of Mr. Louis Claude Rowlands, formerly of "Morundah", Armidale. Deceased was born in Australia, but served for many years with the Royal Navy. He attained the rank of Commander, and was at Scapa Flow during the First World War. During the 1939-45 war, he was in charge of fortifications at the Port of Newcastle. The late Commander Rowlands visited Armidale a few weeks ago to complete arrangements for the sale of his property. He was the apparently in good health Death was due to a coronary occlusion. He is survived by his wife, two sons, James and John, and a daughter, who married Professor De Burgh of Sydney. Since 1941 he had been resident in Newcastle.
Ref: The Armidale Express and New England General Advertiser (NSW : 1856 - 1861; 1863 - 1889; 1891 - 1954) Wed 8 Sep 1954 Page 8:
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