William Ernest BROWN

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BROWN, William Ernest

Service Number: 3035
Enlisted: 17 July 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 57th Infantry Battalion
Born: Kanyapella, Echuca, Victoria, November 1893
Home Town: Echuca, Victoria
Schooling: Kanyapella State School
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Gun shot wound to head, compact fracture to skull, received in action - died of wounds, 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, Etaples, France, 2 August 1916
Cemetery: Estaires Communal Cemetery and Extension
Plot II, Row V, Grave 12
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered

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World War 1 Service

17 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3035
26 Nov 1915: Involvement Private, SN 3035, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Pozières
26 Nov 1915: Embarked Private, SN 3035, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Commonwealth, Melbourne
23 Feb 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3035, 57th Infantry Battalion
2 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3035, 57th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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