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Gerald William BRAIN

Regimental number39102
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFederal servant
Address28 Princes Street, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Alfred Brain, 28 Princes Street, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date27 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 33
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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