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Aubrey Allan BRITTON

Regimental number1883
Place of birthByrock, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressLands Dept., Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.3
Height5' 8"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinFather, Henry Luke Britton, Nyngan, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces since 1911.
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMenangle, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo-Egyptian on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 9 January 1920
Discharge date20 April 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Megantic', 9 January 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 20 April 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 March 1946
Place of burialRandwick General Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, BRITTON Aubrey Allan

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