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Brown, William Norman (2460)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 29 years

Enlistment Details: Thursday, 27 April 1916 – Adelaide, SA

Service Number: 2460            view online service record

Teakle Street
Exeter, SA

Next of Kin:
Olive Brown (wife)
Teakle Street
Exeter, SA

Embarkation Details:
Date: Monday, 14 August 1916
Ship: HMAT Itria A53
Port: Adelaide, SA
Unit: 5th Pioneer Battalion – 4th Reinforcements

RTA: Monday, 2 June 1919
Discharged: Sunday, 28 September 1919


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted October 31, 2016 10.31 am 0Likes

    ELECTRIC SPARKS (1919, June 28). Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), p. 3. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from

    “At the meeting of the Port Melbourne branch of the A.N.A., on Tuesday evening, Mr. W. Brown, returned from the war, was given a warm welcome to the branch by the members”.

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