Regimental number1663
Place of birthYackandandah, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressYackandandah, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Sydney Britton, Yackandandah, Victoria
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 8 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1149 Pte Sydney Melbourne BRITTON, 2nd Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 4 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal