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Regimental number5555
Place of birthStanmore, New South Wales
SchoolKempsey Convent School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBoundary rider
AddressTorrens Arden Street, Coogee, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 7"
Weight116 lbs
Next of kinSister, Miss Lilian Broadhurst, Torrens Arden Street, Coogee, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour Circulard. at No 4 Randwick Military Hospital, NSW
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Place of death or woundingSydney, NSW
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: England.

Embarked Sydney, 9 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 26 October 1916.

Marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 21 November 1917.

Admitted to Sidney Hall Hospital, 26 January 1917; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 11 February 1917.

Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Benalla', 13 February 1917; disembarked Sydney, 10 April 1917.

Died No 4 Australian General Hospital, Randwick, 20 May 1917 (pulmonary tuberculosis and asthenia).

Medal: British War Medal.
Date of death20 May 1917
SourcesNAA: B2455, BROADHURST John Sidney

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