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William Edward BROWN

Regimental number6663
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBricklayer
Address167 Campbell Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lily Brown, 'Victoria', Stanley Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name7th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
FateDied of wounds 8 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialDelville Wood Cemetery (Plot XII, Row K, Grave No. 3), Longueval, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Lily BROWN, 37 Stanley Street, Hyde Park, New South Wales. Native of Surry Hills, New South Wales

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