Henry Charles (Harry) BROOKER

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BROOKER, Henry Charles

Service Number: 18008
Enlisted: 24 December 1926
Last Rank: Able Seaman
Last Unit: HMAS Yarra
Born: Camberwell, England, 7 September 1907
Home Town: Bondi, Waverley, New South Wales
Occupation: Sailor, R.A.N.
Died: Killed in action, Indian Ocean, 4 March 1942, aged 34 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Panel 72. Column 3.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ordnance Staff Memorial St Mark Protestant Chapel

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Non Warlike Service

24 Dec 1926: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Ordinary Seaman, SN 18008
2 Sep 1928: Promoted Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman, HMAS Platypus (I)

World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Able Seaman, SN 18008
3 Sep 1939: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman, SN 18008, HMAS Adelaide (I)
3 Nov 1941: Transferred Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman, HMAS Yarra
4 Mar 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman, SN 18008, HMAS Yarra

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