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James Thomas BROWN

Regimental number28857
Place of birthWombat, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWombat via Young, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J Brown, Wombat via Young, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Place of enlistmentGoulburn, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 28858 Gunner John Michael BROWN, 5th Field Artillery Brigade, died of wounds, 7 June 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 September 1957

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