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William Pearson BROWN

Regimental number3605
Place of birthCheshire England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressKemp Street, Granville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Brown, Vaux Street, Cowra, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3605A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 374 Bombardier George Edward BROWN, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 28 January 1916; 6286 Pte James Jack BROWN, 20th Bn, killed in action, 27 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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