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George Ernest BROWN

Regimental number7197
Place of birthVancouver, Canada
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSailor
AddressFlowerdale, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, J L Brown, Police Force, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 November 1968
Age at death73
Place of burialWaikaraka Cemetery, Auckland, New Zealand

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