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George Edward BROOKS

Regimental number816
Place of birthNormanton Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressAllen Street, south Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Geo. Edward Brooks, Allen Street, South townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date14 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A53 Itria on 9 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death27 February 1941

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