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Augustus Charles BRANDER

Regimental number6951
Place of birthYass New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Fitzell Bros, Ballinore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Brander, Parks Street, Ryde, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateDied of disease 16 February 1917
Place of death or woundingEngland
Date of death16 February 1917
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialDurrington Cemetery (Grave No. 199), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
35
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Lucy BRANDER, Morrison Road, Ryde, New South Wales. Born at Dalton, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1531 Corporal Wallace Hector BRANDER, 3rd Bn, died of disease, 25 April 1915.
Miscellaneous detailsPNEUMONIA

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