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John Clement William BROWN

Regimental number6976
Place of birthDeloraine, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway repairer
AddressUlverstone, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs M B C Brown, West Ulverstone, Tasmania
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 May 1918
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Elizabeth BROWN; husband of Myra B. BROWN, Alexandra Road, Ulverstone, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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