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John Alban Viveash BROWN

Regimental number7947
Place of birthMidland, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressMidland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M E Brown, Newcastle Road, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3091 Corporal Harold Clare BROWN MSM, 4th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 23 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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