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William Henry BROWN

Regimental number2599
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMoulder
AddressOrmond Avenue, Edwardstown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Sydney Herbert Brown, Ormond Avenue, Edwardstown, South Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 June 1916
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 3), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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