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Edward BROWN

Regimental number4742
Place of birthNullamanna New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressAshford, Inverell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Mr. R. Brown, Nulla Manna, Inverell, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollL/CPL
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4/4/1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. 33), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Jane BROWN, Nullamanna, Inverell, New South Wales. Native of Inverell, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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