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Roy BROWNE

Regimental number15996
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressNew Norfolk, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W Browne, Deloraine, Tasmania
Enlistment date8 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name23rd Howitzer Brigade, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7946 Pte Leslie Ebdon BROWNE, 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 14 January 1919.3
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 February 1960
Place of burialCornelian Bay Crematorium

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