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Clarence Charles William BROWN

Regimental number516
Place of birthGladstone, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPorter
AddressWarnertown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Brown, Warnertown, South Australia
Enlistment date23 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground, Grass Lane, Flers (Plot X, Row L Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
109
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Susan BROWN, Warnertown, South Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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