Rupert John BRODIE

Regimental number3018
Date of birth25 November 1892
Place of birthBlayney, New South Wales
SchoolSmithfield Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressVictoria Street, Smithfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Brodie, Victoria Street, Smithfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 25 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 6044 Pte Leonard Alexander BRODIE CdeG, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 10 December 1918; 4373 Pte Henry BRODIE, 18th Bn, returned to Australia, 1 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 July 1979