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Francis William Brown

Portrait of Rifleman Francis William Brown in later life. Image kindly provided by Pauline Chalmers (November 2019). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.
Portrait of Rifleman Francis William Brown in later life. Im … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis William AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 62004 AWMM
    • WWII 802778 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 June 1894 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Lepperton, Taranaki AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Mrs E. Brown (wife), 169 Devon Street West, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs F.W. Brown (wife), Box 1, Ohaeawai AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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

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Sources

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