Edwin Sutherland Browne Unknown date of birth - Died 28 June 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number7981 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankSergeant AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Apprentice Engineer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Hampden Street, Hokitika, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr E.w. Browne (father), PO Box 19, Green Bushes, Perth, West Australia AWMM Relationship statusPre 05 Jan 1940 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number7981 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; New Zealand Infantry Brigade AWMM; 2NZEF: 1st Echelon 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 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 Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameAlamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMMAuckland War Memorial Museum, World 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 2016 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 UsedAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-93-139.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-4796Further Reference 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.