Brooke, Norman M (Private, DCM, 45th Bn Royal Fusiliers, British Army b.1898 - d.1987)

Place Asia: Russia, North Russia
Accession Number PR84/295
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: .5 cm; Wallet/s: 1; Oversize: 1
Object type Papers
Maker British Government
Petrograd Soviet of Workers', Soldiers', and Peasants' Deputies
Date made 1919
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 749/001/021
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Source credit to This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.

Collection relating to the North Russia Intervention service of 133029 Private Norman Montague Brooke, 45th Battalion Royal Fusiliers, Russia, 1919.

Wallet 1 of 1 - contains two paybooks and a protection certificate.

Oversize flat folder 1 of 1 - contains a revolutionary propaganda poster from the Petrograd Soviet.

History / Summary

Brooke, Norman M (Private, DCM, 45th Bn Royal Fusiliers, British Army b: 1898)
Brooke, Norman Montague
Paybooks and discharge certificate related to Private Brooke's service with the North Russian relief force and propaganda leaflet issued by the Petrograd Council of Workers' Soldiers' and Peasants' Deputies picked up while on patrol.