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Richard Douglas BROWN

Regimental number2439
Place of birthBurnie, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHospital porter
AddressBurnie, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, H C Brown, Burnie, Tasmania
Enlistment date4 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 24 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 821 Pte Collis Gwynne BROWN, 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 24 August 1918.

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