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Henry Simmonds BROWN

Regimental number7688
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationWarehouseman
AddressCampsie, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinE Brown, Anglo Road, Campsie, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row F, Grave No. 2), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
123
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary BROWN, "Harcourt", Anglo Road, Campsie, Sydney, New South Wales. Born at Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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