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John William Edward BROOME

Regimental number4023
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressJames Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Frances Phoebe Broome, James Street, off Upper Dawson Road, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date7 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 265 Pte Geoffrey George BROOME, 15th Bn, killed in action, 18 May 1915.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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