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George Edward BROWN

Regimental number2791
Place of birthLatrobe, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressLaunceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, John Thomas Brown, Fossil Bank, Sassafras, Tasmania
Enlistment date15 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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