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Walter FOWLER-BROWNSWORTH

Date of birth27 October 1881
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAccountant
Address203 Gover Street, North Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Fowler-Brownsworth, 203 Gover Street, North Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date27 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameLight Horse Brigade Train 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/102/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 26 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Train
Promotions

Major


Unit: Staff 4th Division
Promotion date: 24 March 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross (altered from Mention in Despatches)


Recommendation date: 10 October 1916

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Second Supplement No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette No. 57 (18 April 1918).
Recommendation date: 20 September 1917

Croix de Guerre


Recommendation date: 24 December 1917

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).
Recommendation date: 9 March 1918

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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