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Alfred BROOKS

Regimental number6299
Place of birthMackay Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationContractor
AddressMackay, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Henry Brooks, Palm Tree Creek, Mackay, Hampden, Queensland
Enlistment date21 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6720 Lance Corporal Edward James BROOKS, 15th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 August 1970

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