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William Edward Charles BROWN

Regimental number1925
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
Address81 Flood Street, Leichardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Christina Brown, 81 Flood Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name60th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/77/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateDied of disease 7 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 11), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Christina BROWN, 81 Flood Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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