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Henry James BROWNE

Regimental number576
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMaryborough House, Turbot Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Browne, High Street, Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 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 RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 February 1950
Age at death59
Place of burialMelbourne General Cemetery, Victoria

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