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David Royal BRODIE

Regimental number6667
Place of birthAnnandale, New South Wales
SchoolLeichhardt Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPipe layer
AddressLeichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, R A Brodie, 188 James Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameTunnelling Companies - Sept 1916 to Feb 1918 Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board R.M.S. Omrah on 17 January 1917
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of bronchial pneumonia, Boulogne, France.
FateDied of disease 4 November 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialTerlincthun British Cemetery (Plot VII, Row C, Grave No. 12), Wimille, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Randolph and Ada BRODIE, 176 Francis Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales

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