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Sylvester Ulick BROWNE

Regimental number216
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
Addressc/o Com. Banking Co. of Sydney, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Catherine Browne c/o Com. Banking Co. of Sydney, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularInvalided back to Australia.
FateReturned to Australia 11 June 1915
Family/military connectionsBrothers: Major Denis John BROWNE, AAMC, fate unknown [probably returned to Australia]; 197 Roderic Stawell BROWNE, 5th Light Horse, killed in action, Gallipoli, 28 June 1915; Lieutenant DS BROWNE, MC, Irish Guards, British Army.

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