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Ernest Foster BROWN

Regimental number879
Place of birthRiddell, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLocomotive driver
AddressKatanning, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary E Brown, c/o Mrs Jordan, Newstead Avenue, Guildford, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 29 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919

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