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Frank Edward BREWSTER

Regimental number654
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressUrraween, Melrose Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Jessie Brewster, 'Urraween', Melrose Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Royal Marines Light Infantry.
Enlistment date20 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 13 June 1915
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularLeft for Rabaul on the HMS "Berrima". Subsequently went to Egypt with the 12th Light Horse, and served at Gallipoli. In Egypt transferred to the 18th Bn, and served in France.
FateDied of wounds
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 60), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
177
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Sarah BREWSTER. Natie of London, England

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