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John Henry BROOKS

Regimental number5543
Place of birthWoollahra, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMaster carrier
Address1 Vessey Street, Waterloo, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Hannah Brooks, 1 Vessey Street, Waterloo, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 March 1916
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
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  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur and Margaret BROOKS.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 October 1939
Age at death56
Place of burialBotany Cemetery, New South Wales

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