The AIF Project

James BROWN

Regimental number18757
Place of birthMotherwell Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationIrrigation engineer
AddressAberdeen, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Matthew Brown, Blairmore Ltd., Aberdeen, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMay 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Field Company Engineers
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsBrtoher: 18416 Sapper Alexander Weir BROWN, Employment Company, returned to Australia, 18 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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