Name: Roy Brown

 

Birth Date: 1892 Where: Melbourne, Victoria
Died: 9th November, 1946 Where: Perth
Place of Enlistment: Blackboy Hill, Western Australia Age: 23
Serial Number: 220 Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Sergeant Rank on Discharge/Death: Captain

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal, Military Cross, Mentioned In Despatches

 

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8 March

1915                      Blackboy Hill Training camp

24 May

1915                      Promoted Sergeant

9 June

1915                      Embarked from Fremantle

August

1915                      Embarked Egypt

10 Sept. – 12 Dec.

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July

1916                      Promoted 2nd Lieutenant

29 July – 27 Aug.

1916                      Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

4 August

1916                      Pozieres

6 September

1916                      Belgium

October

1916                      Ypres and Dernacourt

3 November

1916                      Battle of Ancres Heights & Fricourt

5 November

1916                      Earned Miltary Cross

21 December

1916                     Mentioned in Despatches

Febuary

1917                      Warlencourt

22 Febuary

1917                      Ill (Dysentry)

9 July

1917                      Rejoined Battalion

August

1917                      Cassel

18 September

1917                      Ypres

21 September

1917                      Wounded

23 January

1918                      Rejoined Battalion

7 April

1918                      Dernacourt

20 April

1918                      Ville Sur-Ancre

May

1918                      Morlancourt

10 May

1918                      Promoted Captain

22 May

1918                      Wounded

27 June

1918                      Villers-Bretonneux

8 August

1918                      Battle of Amiens

29 August

1918                      Somme

2 Sept

1918                      Mont St. Quentin

11 November

1918                      Armistice

7 March

1919                      Returned to Australia

18 August

1919                     Appointment Terminated

 

 

 

 

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