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Gordon MacArthur BROWN

Regimental number606
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressBrislington, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinFather, Dr Walter S Brown, Bristlington, Parramatta, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in King's School Cadets, 1907-1910.
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 13 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollHonorary Captain
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919
Discharge date10 December 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from England on board HT 'Ascanius', 23 September 1919; appointment terminated (discharged), Sydney, 10 December 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Bustington, Parramatta, New South Wales.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BROWN Gordon MacArthur

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