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Joseph Samuel BROOKS

Regimental number7373
Place of birthSalisbury, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressCleve, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, F J Brooks, Cleve, West Coast, South Australia
Enlistment date27 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 62508 Pte Andrew Benjamin BROOKS, 5th South Australian Reinforcements, ship recalled owing to cessation of hostilities.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 March 1951

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