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William Henry BROWN

Regimental number3732
Place of birthHorsham, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBotanical Gardens, Horsham, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs W Brown, Labarun, via Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 March 1957
Age at death61
Place of burialHorsham Cemetery, Victoria

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