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George William Henry BROADHEAD

Regimental number38787
Date of birth6 February 1892
Place of birthInverary
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway employee
Address460 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, George Broadhead, Inverary Park, Goulburn, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 33
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 19 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: Private Ernest William BROADHEAD, Regimental No. 4863, 38th Battalion, returned to Australia 30 April 1919; Brother Private Leslie Leonard BROADHEAD, Regimental No. 2430, 1st Battalion, returned to Australia 20 April 1919; Cousin: Sister Stella Antoinette BROADHEAD, Regimental No. 1874, Australian Army Nursing Service, returned to Australia 24 February 1919: Second Cousin: Private Richard Vincent PALMER, Regimental No. 3597, 4th Battalion, killed in action 22 September 1917; Second Cousin Lieutenant Paul Jerome TIMMINS, Regimental No. 3891, 20th Battalion, returned to Australia 22 August 1918; Second Cousin: Private Arthur Mervyn BASSINGTHWAIGHTE, Regimental No. 6030, 1st Divisional Train, returned to Australia 4 July 1919; Second Cousin: Driver Oscar John RIDGE, Regimental No. 1694, 1st Field Ambulance, returned to Australia 8 May 1919; Second Cousin: Private Roy Shiel BASSINGTHWAIGHTE, Regimental No. 1880, 55th Battalion, returned to Australia 22 July 1917~
Date of death16 August 1962 - Canterbury

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