Arthur Charles BROWN

25th Infantry Battalion, AIF

Private, Regimental No. 2387.

Killed in Action, 12 August 1917, Belgium.

Biographical Details

Born: 7 April 1898 at Mackay, QLD, Australia.

Father: Thomas Charles BROWN.

Mother: Sarah Elizabeth PEARSON.

Marital Status: Single.

Education: ?

Occupation: Chemist Assistant

Service and Enlistment Details

Enlisted on 15 April 1916 at Mackay, QLD.

Address at Enlistment: Mackay, QLD.

Embarkation Details: Embarked Overseas on

19 September 1916 with 47th  Battalion,

5th  Reinforcements at Brisbane, QLD on Ship H.M.A.T. A49 "Seang Choon".

Cause of Death: Killed in Action on

12 August 1917 while serving with 47th  Battalion in Belgium at the age of 19 years.

Burial place: Derry House Cemetery No. 2, Wytschaete, Belgium, Portion II, Row B,

Grave No. 7.

Next of Kin:  Father, Thomas Charles Brown, Romeo Street, Mackay, QLD.

Religion: Church of England.


Commemorative Details


Panel 143,  Australian War Memorial;

Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board.


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