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Mrs Jane Broome (mother), 144 Corporation Street, Stratford, England AWMM
Pre 12 June 1917 AWMM Single AWMM
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- Height, Unknown Period AWMM
5 foot 7.5 inches AWMM
- Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
149 pounds AWMM
- Other, Unknown Period AWMM
tattoo, small dot on left hand near thumb AWMM
Son of Thomas and Jane Broome.
Husband of Lily Georgina Broome (neeTee), two sons and two daughters.
He attested that he had been living in New Zealand for 3 years before enlistment, and named an uncle also living in Tongio, Hawkes Bay.
After the war he lived with his family lived at Arohena, New Zealand and later on Golf Road, Epsom, Auckland
On the 19 October 1942 Thomas Broome joined the Royal New Zealand Airforce as a fitter's labourer and was discharged after 2 years and 343 days on medical grounds 27 September 1945. He was then directed by the District Manpower Officer to Seabrook Fowlds Ltd., Motor Assembly Park at Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland. AWMM
5 July 1949 AWMM
Age 55 AWMM
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Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Scattered Ashes AWMM
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- Information kindly provided by family AWMM
Unpublished papers: family papers AWMM
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
67: 14 AWMM
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