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Ernest John BROWN

Regimental number1744
Place of birthCowra, New South Wales
OccupationHorse trainer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 4"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Brown, Morongla Creek, Cowra, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 November 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Remount Unit 2, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number28/3/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Remount Unit
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Discharge date24 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Embarked, 10 November 1915.

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Burma', 26 July 1919; disembarked sydney, 1 September 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 24 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BROWN Ernest John

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