The AIF Project


Regimental number5044
Place of birthBuxton England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressGunnedah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMrs. F. Broomhead, Ardington near Buxton, England
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBancourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Fanny Broomhead, Hartington, Buxton, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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