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Stafford Brighton BROWN

Regimental number15982
Place of birthPenrith New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraph operator
AddressPenrith, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Brown, Riley Street, Penrith, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Mooltan on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Wireless Signal Squadron
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31488, 11 July 1919; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124, 30 October 1919.

FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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