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Lauriston BROWNELL

Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
AddressClaremont, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Mr Wm P Brownell, Liverpool Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 September 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name12th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row D, Grave No. 8), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania. Parents: William and Julie BROWNELL, Hobart, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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