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Duncan McFarlane BROWN

Regimental number10976
Place of birthPortland, Victoria
OccupationCommercial traveller
AddressAlleyne Avenue, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Peter Cowan Brown, Alleyne Avenue, Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name10th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Company Engineers
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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