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Gordon Brodie

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 79 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 79 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon AWMM
  • Surname
    Brodie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2488 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Clarendon Hotel, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    D. Brodie (father), 3 Broughton Road, West Ealing, London, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2488 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mrs A. Brodie, of 67 Foreland Rd., Whitchurch,Cardiff, Wales AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    24 November 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Embarkation Pier Cemetery, Turkey AWMM Special Memorial A. 39. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Part 2 ...

    "I became greatly attached to Brodie, and was very disappointed when we parted company on merging with the battalion, he going to the Wellington West Coast Company as Sergeant-Major.

    He did not live to see much fighting, as he was one of our few casualties on the Apex. He was killed by a shell that ricocheted into his dug-out in a deep trench. His body lay for the day in a blanket in the little cemetery on the hillside, and after dark we buried him.

    A brave soldier and a gentleman was Brodie."

    Rest in peace, Gordon Brodie
    Public - Steven - Researcher - 29 December 2018
  • Part 1 ... From CH Weston's "Three Years with the New Zealanders ...

    " My Co. S.-M. Brodie, was an old Rifle Brigade Colour-Sergeant of ten years' service, and represented the best type of the N.C.O.'s of the old Regular Army.

    After resigning from the service, he had come out to New Zealand, and was green keeper to the Napier Golf Club when war broke out.

    He was a bachelor, and, I fancy, older than his "military age" of thirty-nine admitted; tactful to a degree, efficient, and, although as popular with his own company as with the other companies of the Reinforcement, yet a good disciplinarian."

    Public - Steven - Researcher - 29 December 2018



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