Studio portrait of 2908 Private Thomas Brooks, 20th Battalion of Barrengarry, NSW. Son of Alfred and Anne Maria Brooks. A farmer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Euripides ...

Accession Number P05301.159
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 2908 Private Thomas Brooks, 20th Battalion of Barrengarry, NSW. Son of Alfred and Anne Maria Brooks. A farmer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Euripides ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Unknown
Date made circ 1915
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 2908 Private Thomas Brooks, 20th Battalion of Barrengarry, NSW. Son of Alfred and Anne Maria Brooks. A farmer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Euripides (A14) on 2 November 1915. He was killed in action on 29 July 1916 at Pozieres, France, aged 28. He has no known grave, and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.