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Balfour Douglas BROWN

Date of birth6 February 1884
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil servant
AddressMarchmont, Hill End, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, James Douglas Brown, Marchmont, Hill End, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date18 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name17th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915


Unit: Anzac Provost Corps
Promotion date: 2 June 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' , second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name not recorded on Nominal Roll.

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