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|Place of Birth:||Surrey Hills (N.S.W.)|
|Next of Kin:||George Brown - Father ; 1 Victoria Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight, England. George and Emma Brown - Parents ; 1 Victoria Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight, England.|
|Date of Enlistment:||5-Oct-1916|
|Age at Enlistment:||28 years 9 months|
|Place of Enlistment:||Darwin|
|Unit:||9th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement|
|Service:||Australian Imperial Force|
|Date of Death:||1918-08-28|
|Place of Death:||Wimmereux (France)|
|Place of Burial:||Terlincthun British Cemetery (France)|
|Service History:||Brown embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A33 'Ayshire' on 24 January 1917. He died of wounds received on 11 August 1918.|
|Related link:||Campaigning with the fighting 9th (in and out of the line with the 9BN A.I.F.) 1914-1919 by C.M. Wrench. Brisbane : Boolarong Publications for 9th Battalions Association, 1985.|
Roll of Honour
"Probate Notice", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 26 July 1919: p.6.
Darwin Returned Servicemens' League (RSL) : A Concise History of its Conception and Development by Clive Francis Geddes. Darwin : Clive Francis Geddes, 2011: p.36.
Unit War Diary
From Anzac to the Hindenburg Line : the history of the 9th Battalion, A.I.F. by Norman K. Harvey. Uckfield, East Essex, U.K. : The Naval & Military Press in association with Imperial War Museum, 2009.
Commonwealth War Graves - Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille - William Brown
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
|Appears in Collections:||Fallen ANZACs|
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