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Private John Swift Bromhead
Birth: Oct. 16, 1912
Cootamundra
New South Wales, Australia
Death: Nov. 9, 1942, Egypt

PARENTS:
William Swift BROMHEAD 1881 – 1976
Ada Theresa Gunson "May" KEANE 1884 – 1973

Jan 25, 1930 (Age: 17) De La Salle College, Dubbo (obtained) Leaving Certificate

Residence - •Australia, Electoral Rolls, 1903-1980
1936 Bathurst, Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia

AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL:
Roll of Honour - John Swift Bromhead
Service number: NX56182
Rank: Private
Unit: 2/2nd Machine Gun Battalion
Service: Australian Army
Conflict: 1939-1945
Date of death: 9 November 1942
Place of death: Egypt
Cause of death: Died of wounds
Cemetery or memorial details: Heliopolis War Cemetery, Egypt
Source: AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)
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INFORMATION ON JOHN'S SERVICE TO HIS COUNTRY, ON LINE
http://world-war-2 casualties.findthebest.com.au/l/2637/John-Swift-Bromhead , AND: http://www.awm.gov.au/research/people/roll_of_honour/person.asp?p=542415
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Swift Bromhead (1881 - 1976)
  Ada Theresa Gunson Keane Bromhead (1885 - 1973)
 
 Siblings:
  John Swift Bromhead (1912 - 1942)
  William Gunson Bromhead (1920 - 1999)*
  Brian Charles Bromhead (1923 - 2007)*
  Margaret Mary Bromhead Gardiner (1924 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Australian Infantry
 
Note: NX56182
 
Burial:
Heliopolis War Cemetery
Cairo
Al Qahirah, Egypt
Plot: 3. E. 3.
 
Maintained by: Lynda Duncan Miles
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Sep 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59419912
Private John Swift Bromhead
Added by: South Africa War Graves Project
 
Private John Swift Bromhead
Added by: Lynda Duncan Miles
 
Private John Swift Bromhead
Added by: Lynda Duncan Miles
 
 
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- Lynda Duncan Miles
 Added: Nov. 27, 2014
Fought and died for his beloved country of Australia. God Bless you and your family. Rest in heavenly peace now.
- Lynda Duncan Miles
 Added: Aug. 27, 2013
With your family in heaven now. God Bless you and your family, John.
- Joe and Lyn in America
 Added: Aug. 17, 2013
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