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Ernest Danks BROWN

Regimental number22
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Addressc/o Mrs A Brown, 'Airdrie', Canterbury, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Brown, 11 Hale Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 January 1915
Place of enlistmentOaklands, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollArtillery Details
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 December 1947

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