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Regimental number7692
SchoolForest Hill State School, Queensland
Other trainingDiploam from the Agricultural College, Galton, Qld
AddressForest Hill, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Brimblecombe, Forest Hill, Queensland
Enlistment date7 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname BRIMBLECOMBE
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 13), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Sarah BRIMBLECOMBE, San Remo, Wynnum Souty, Queensland. Native of Forest Hill, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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