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Louis Hugh BRIMLECOMBE

Regimental number7692
SchoolForest Hill State School, Queensland
Other trainingDiploam from the Agricultural College, Galton, Qld
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressForest Hill, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Brimblecombe, Forest Hill, Queensland
Enlistment date7 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname BRIMBLECOMBE
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 13), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
75
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Sarah BRIMBLECOMBE, San Remo, Wynnum Souty, Queensland. Native of Forest Hill, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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