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William John BROWN

Regimental number751
Place of birthParkside, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
AddressDunrobin Road, Brighton, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMrs L M Brown, Dunrobin Road, Brighton, South Australia
Enlistment date7 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1916
Discharge date13 April 1917
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death6 September 1939
Age at death54
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery (Section 1, Row 31, 31 Grave S), Adelaide, South Australia

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