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Edwin BROOKS

Regimental number1379
Place of birthGlebe New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Address37 Brighton Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Barbara Brooks, 37 Brighton Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Date of death6 March 1962
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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