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William John BROOKS

Regimental number4980
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address'Brookvale', Darvall Street, St Leonards, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Gustavus Brooks, 'Brookvale', Darvall Street, St Leonards, New South Wales
Previous military service5th Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date27 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Army Medical Corps, Hospital Transports Staff (No. 1 Hospital Ship, 'Karoola')
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 14 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 24 December 1918

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