Lawrence BROWN

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BROWN, Lawrence

Service Number: VX50909
Enlisted: 13 March 1941, Royal Park, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 4th Reserve Motor Transport Company
Born: Newcastle,England, 6 October 1920
Home Town: Footscray, Maribyrnong, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Motor mechanic
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan), Malaya, 13 May 1942, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Kranji War Cemetery
Plot 28, Role B, Grave 20
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

13 Mar 1941: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX50909, Royal Park, Victoria
13 May 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX50909, 4th Reserve Motor Transport Company, Prisoners of War

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Biography

Son of John Robert Coulson Brown and Harriet Brown, of West Footscray, Victoria, Australia.

4 Reserve Motor Transport