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Augustus James Brown

In Memorium - Augustus James Brown/Silver McLachlan

Monument in St George, Queensland Cemetery - Anglican section

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Augustus James AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    4383 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


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
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa Clerk/Civilian Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    ChristchurchCanterbury Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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    • Father was named Richard Brown. AWMM
    • born circa 1881 New Zealand? died June 2 1957 aged 76 at St George Queensland Australia Public - Richard - Self - 22 April 2016 - Australian War Graves headstone


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



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  • Thorough gentleman, great friend of my Dad, remembered from my childhood. Died June 2 1957 aged 76 (I was 12) buried St George Queensland Cemetery (Anglican). Has older style Australian War Graves marble headstone (they now are a Bronze plaque) - recorded as 7NZ Mounted Rifles - identified as Boer War Veteran & always known as SILVER McLACHLAN & this is also recorded on the headstone. Visited our home time to time back then - Fondly remembered. Other than what is recorded on his headstone I know nothing more of him, but I have often wondered.
    Public - Richard - 22 April 2016



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29 April 2016RichardToowoomba, Queensland, AustraliaOther

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