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George Sims BROWN

Regimental number2135
Place of birthGawler, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWrightville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Elizabeth Brown, 123 Adelaide Terrace, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date30 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Harriett Elizabeth BROWN. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death31 July 1933
Age at death51
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales

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