The AIF Project


Regimental number41
Place of birthNorwich England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSt Elmo Boarding House, Mt Morgan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, F Broom, St Elmo Boarding House, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Enlistment date18 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Trench Mortar Battery
FateDied of wounds 28 June 1916
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 139), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1522 Pte Sidney BROOM, 31st Bn, killed in action, 19 July 1916.

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