|Place of birth||Albury, New South Wales|
|School||Albury Superior Public School, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||19 Calvin Grove, Auburn, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, Michael Brumm, 7 Mulcahy Street, Auburn, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||29th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/46/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||29th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||'Won the Swimming Championship at the Albury Superior Public School in 1909' (details from father.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||19|
|Place of burial||Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No 5), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Michael and Mary BRUMM, Macauley Street, Albury, New South Wales|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 2466 Driver Arthur BRUMM, 5th Division Train, returned to Australia, 9 December 1918.|
Enlisted, 28 June 1915; deserted; re-enlisted 9 November 1915.
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 10 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 7 December 1915; taken on strength, 29th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 3 March 1916.
Found guilty, Ferry Post, 22 March 1916, of being absent without leave from 2100, 20 March, till 2100, 21 March 1916: awarded 3 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 2 days' pay under Royal Warrant.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Reported wounded and missing, 19-20 July 1916.
Note on file: 'Identification Disc received from Germany. No particulars afforded except that the soldier is deceased. To be reported as KILLED IN ACTION.'
Handwritten note on Form B103: 'Believed buried in vicinity of Fleurbaix Sh 36.'
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Note, Red Cross File No 600203: Translation of German Death Voucher received from Capt. Mills: 'Austr. Pte. Brumm, N.L. 1/29 Btn., No 1470., fell on 19.7.16 in the neighborhood of Fromelles'.
Note on file: 'The above name appeared on German death list dated 4-11-16.'Originally listed as 'No Known Grave' and commemorated at V.C. Corner (Panel No 1), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles; subsequently (2010) identified, and interred in the Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery, France.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BRUMM Norman Leslie
Red Cross file 600203