|Place of birth||Kurrajong, New South Wales|
|School||State School, New South Wales|
|Address||Atherton via Cairns, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Father, C.A. Bromfield, Atherton, Cairns, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Cairns, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||15th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/32/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||15th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||'A military reject of 3 occasions, but was determined, and died, doing his duty.' (Father)|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Hamel, France|
|Age at death||24|
|Age at death from cemetery records||23|
|Place of burial||Crucifix Corner Cemetery (Plot IX, Row B, Grave No. 7), Villers-Bretonneux, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Charles and Mary BROMFIELD, Hanall Street, Parramatta, New South Wales. Native of Sydney, New South Wales|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 3025 Sergeant Astley James BROMFIELD, 2nd Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 28 March 1919.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 24 January 1917; found guilty, 9 March 1917, of being absent without leave from 1000 hours, 7 March 1917, until 2300 hours, 7 March 1917: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks, and forfeits 1 day's pay by Royal Warrant; disembarked Devonport, England, 12 April 1917, and marched into 4th Training Bn, Codford, the same day.
Proceeded overseas to France, 16 July 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, 17 July 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 2 August 1917; taken on strength of 15th Bn, 4 August 1917.
Admitted to No 4 Australian Field Ambulance, 21 September 1917 (pyrexia of unknown origin); transferred to No 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 22 September 1917; to Ambulance Train, 23 September 1917; to No 3 Stationary Hospital, Rouen 24 September 1917; to No 2 Convalescent Depot, 26 September 1917; discharged, 28 September 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, 29 September 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 5 October 1917; rejoined 15th Bn, 6 October 1917.
Admitted to No 4 Australian Field Ambulance, 21 December 1917 (pyrexia of unknown origin); transferred to No.64 West Lancs Field Ambulance, 28 December 1917, rejoined unit, 28 December 1917.
Wounded in action, 28 March 1918; admitted to No 2/1 West Riding Field Ambulance, 28 March 1918 (gunshot wounds, face and left knee); transferred to No 56 Casualty Clearing Station, 28 March 1918; to No 20 General Hospital, Camiers, 29 March 1918; to No 6 Convalescent Depot, Camiers, 31 March 1918; to No 11 Convalescent Depot, Buchy, 2 April 1918; marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, Le Havre, 14 May 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 24 May 1918; rejoined 15th Bn, 29 May 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.
Buried, 6 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BROMFIELD Jack Mawdsley|