Private HARRY BROOKS

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Rank Private
Forenames HARRY
Surname BROOKS
Initials H
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 06 July 1944
Age 24
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 4919027
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment South Staffordshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2/6 Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment (59th Staffordshire Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration HERMANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location 2. A. 5.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF W. T. AND ROSE L. BROOKS, OF CAMP HILL, BIRMINGHAM.

Additional Information

 

 

Temporary grave marker for Private HARRY BROOKS, 1940S/50s.1

 

 

References
1. Photograph kindly provided by Andrew Brookes, great nephew of Private HARRY BROOKES.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Andrew Brookes, great nephew of Private HARRY BROOKES.
Individual photograph:  
Additional photographs provided by:  
Additional information provided by: Carl ShilletoAndrew Brookes, great nephew of Private HARRY BROOKES.

 

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What other people have said

Birmingham

Andrew Brooks

RIP Harry you are always remembered and NEVER shall be forgotten

On Friday, November 11, 2016
Birmingham

Andrew Brooks

Another year comes to pass Great Uncle Harry I shall visit again one day, this time with my Son. You shall not be forgotten Rest in Peace, thank you for your sacrifice

On Wednesday, July 6, 2016