|Unit||1st Australian Tunnelling Company|
|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
Brook, William James Heathcote
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Egypt, Malta, Western Front|
|Date made||1916; 1928|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM93 12/11/78|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
|Copying Provisions||Copying permitted subject to physical condition|
Brook, William James Heathcote (Sapper, b.? - d.1916)
Collection relating to service of 372 Sapper William James Heathcote Brook, 1 Tunnelling Company, France, 1916. Collection includes handwritten copy of extracts from diary kept while on active service in France. Copy made by Australian War Memorial, 1928. Location of original unknown.
Biographical note: 372 Sapper William James Heathcote Brook. 1st Australian Tunnelling Coy. Killed in action 10th Nov., 1916. Age 22. Son of Helena Booth Brook, of Kent, Cross St., Waverley, New South Wales, and the late Edward George Brook. Native of Orange, New South Wales.