condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

William Eion Brown

-

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Eion AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    William Eoin AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 375576 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    23 April 1918 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre Apr 1942 AWMM Main Street, Clinton AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr W. Brown (father), Main Street, Clinton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 July 1942 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 375576 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1942 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    Carpenter/Civilian AWMM
    BalcluthaOtago AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›
  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Name incorrectly spelt was William Eoin Brown in Nominal Roll. AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    May 1981 AWMM
    Age 63 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember William Eion Brown by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of William Eion Brown

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.52 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons License Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License