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Bernard John BROWNING

Regimental number2873
Place of birthWorcestershire, England
SchoolSt Thomas Rich's School, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressRugby Hotel, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs H L Browning, Servern Farm, Quigley, Gloucester, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied as a result of accident; secondary fate: DOC 16 August 1916
Date of death16 August 1916
Age at death28
Place of burialQuedgeley (St. James) Churchyard, Gloucestershire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
39

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