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William Gilbee BROWN

Date of birth15 September 1883
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressSpringsure, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs R M Brown, c/o J S Dethridge, 'Wimmera', New Street, Brighton Beach, Victoria
Enlistment date28 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name2nd Casualty Clearing Station
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 30 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Karoola', 12 May 1916 (chronic gastric ulcer and varicose veins)
SourcesNAA: B2455, BROWN William Gilbee

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