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William Royal BROWN

Regimental number6722
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCook
AddressPryor Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Brown, Pryor Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date14 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied at sea 5 December 1916
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
75

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