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Bernard BROWN

Regimental number5A
Place of birthRandwick, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClergyman
AddressMarong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 10"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Brown, Leura, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 April 1915
Place of enlistmentMarong, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Mooltan on 18 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', third Supplement, No. 29632, 21 June 1916; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 129, 21 September 1916.

FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

SourcesNAA: B2455, BROWN Bernard

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