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Joseph BROWN

Regimental number270
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationColt-breaker
AddressAlberton, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs. M.A. Brown, Mabel Street, Yatala, South Australia
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 4 June 1915
Date of death4 June 1915
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 36), Gallipoli
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Agnes BROWN; husband of M.A. BROWN, Fussell Place, Alberton, South Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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