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Donald Hamilton BROOKE

Regimental number713
Date of birth1892
Place of birthPetersburgh, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressMount Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W S Brooke, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMorphettville, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5327
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Second entry both matched
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Kadina Memorial High School Roll of Honour, South Australia. Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1967
Age at death75
Place of burialBarmera Cemetery, South Australia

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