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James Thomas BROWN

Regimental number5300
Place of birthFlinders Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressFlinders, Fassifern Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, James Brown, Flinders, Fassifern Line, Queensland
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXII, Row E, Grave No. 15), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
107
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary BROWN, Oaky Camp, Flinders, Ipswich, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2576 Lance Corporal George BROWN, 9th Bn, returned to Australia, 24 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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