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Leslie Colin BROWNE

Regimental number5794
Place of birthWarrnambool, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTacklehand
Address57 Raglan Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Browne, Wangoon, Warrnambool, Victoria
Enlistment date27 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Date of death9 March 1964
Place of burialAltona Cemetery

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