Edwin Sutherland Browne Unknown date of birth - 28 June 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number7981 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEdwin Sutherland AWMM SurnameBrowne AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number7981 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMApprentice Engineer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMHampden StreetHokitikaNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr E.w. Browne (father)PO Box 19Green BushesPerthWest Australia AWMM Relationship statusPre 5 January 1940 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number7981 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMMNew Zealand Infantry Brigade AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death28 June 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAlamein MemorialEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMMAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial referenceColumn 101 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Edwin Sutherland Browne by laying a poppy. Edward Browne Edward Browne Edwin Sutherland Browne Eric Borthwick Browne Ernest Browne Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edwin Sutherland Browne Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 27 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.