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John Ingham Brooke


  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Ingham AWMM
  • Surname
    Brooke AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI N/N AWMM
    • WWII 31495 AWMM
    • WWII 30010 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 November 1898 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Unknown AWMM Amritsar Street, Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Unknown AWMM C/o New Zealand Staff College, PO Box, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Amritsar Street, Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs Brooke (wife), Amritsar Street, Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs Brooke (wife), 205 Tinakori Road, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Training and 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Brooke was the son of Caroline Julia Brooke and Harold John Brooke

    Attested Waiouru, enlisted in Wellington

    Brigade Major of 6 Brigade, 1940 - 1941

    General Staff Officer grade 1 (GSO1) of 3 NZ Division, 1942 - 1944

    Camp Commandant, Waiouru, 1951 - 1953

    Date of birth recorded as 1897 in Burdon, R. (1959) and also Sutherland (1989) AWMM


About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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