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Louis Albert BROMHAM

Regimental number52683
Date of birth9 August 1899
Place of birthCoolamon, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.5
Height5' 6"
Weight128 lbs
Next of kinFather, William John Bromham, Coolamon, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 4 months in the 5th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date2 February 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 February 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Unit name3rd General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (New South Wales)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Discharge date13 September 1919
Family/military connectionsUncle: 7447 Pte Charles Henry BROMHAM, 13th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt

Embarked Sydney, 10 June 1918; disembarked Suez, 17 July 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Dongola', 24 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 28 September 1919; discharged, Sydney, 13 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BROMHAM Louis Albert

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