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Gordon Minto BROWNE

Regimental number517
Place of birthGrafton, New South Wales
SchoolArmidale High School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, James Minto Browne, Teeswater Station, Mitchell, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularName given on RoH circular as Gordon Minto Turnbull BROWNE.
FateDied of wounds 2 October 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row J, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Isabella BROWNE, Bogarilla, Augathella, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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