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Joseph James BROOKSBY

Regimental number4069
Place of birthHarrow, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressGoroke, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jessie Brooksby, Goroke, Victoria
Enlistment date8 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death25 August 1968

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