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Regimental number776
Place of birthMoonta, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Mrs. Brokenshire, Moonta, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs. C. Brokenshire, Moonta, South Australia
Enlistment date3 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A4 Pera on 8 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1455 Pte William James BROCKENSHIRE, 10th Bn, killed in action, Lone Pine, Gallipoli, 6 August 1915; 5000 Pte Harry BROKENSHIRE, 50th Bn, killed in action, 13 September 1918.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death26 April 1941

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