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William BRODIE

Regimental number712
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolSt James Christian Brothers (Catholic) College, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressBank Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Theresa Brodie, Bank Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Compulsory Military Training scheme.
Enlistment date23 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll712A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 October 1918
Age at death22.9
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialProspect Hill Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 13), Gouy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Mary BRODIE, Bank Street, Brisbane, Queensland

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