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William Leonard BROWN

Regimental number5971
Place of birthBega New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFuelman
Address10 Pine Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Brown, Auckland Street, Bega, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

Date of death24 July 1951

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