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Arthur Cecil Copley BROOK

Regimental number3372
Date of birth22 August 1893
Place of birthSemaphore, South Australia
OccupationStation overseer
AddressOrroroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23.7
Height5' 8.5"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, Arthur Brook, Orroroo, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 March 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 30th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3272
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Discharge date20 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Orari', 15 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 20 July 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: Service No S72454.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BROOK Arthur Cecil Copley

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