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Fredrick Robert BROWNE

Regimental number574
Date of birth18 August 1894
Place of birthGlassey Mt. near Stanthorpe, Queensland
SchoolStanthorpe District
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMt Janett, Dalveen, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Michael Browne, Mt Janett, Dalveen, Queensland
Enlistment date23 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Suffered from a gun shot wound to the lung.

Married in 1929 and had three children. Worked as a Wharfie until his retirement.

Died Greenslopes Military Hospital, Brisbane.

Date of death22 May 1966
Age at death71
Place of burialMt Gravatt War Graves Cemetery, Brisbane, Queensland

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