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Horace William BROWN

Regimental number5975
Place of birthChewton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressChewton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Mr W Brown, Chewton, Victoria
Enlistment date5 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 6 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 8), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Henrietta BROWN, Mollison Street, Malmsbury, Victoria. Native of Chewton, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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