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Regimental number3108
Place of birthHarrow, Middlesex, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressOaklands, Ravensworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Edward Brooks, Manor Farm, Compton-Dands, Bristol, England
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Louisa BROOKS.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 March 1931
Age at death37
Place of burialMarksbury Cemetery, England

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