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Full Name
John Michael Brough
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
John Michael
Surname
Brough
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
807466
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Lorry driver
Next of Kin
Mrs M.R. Brough (wife), 81 Grove Street, Nelson, New Zealand
Marital Status
Married
Enlistment Address
6 Harper Street, Nelson, New Zealand
Military District
Nelson
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
28 (Maori) Battalion
Embarkation Date
21 July 1943
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Vessel
Nieuw Amsterdam
Destination
Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 12
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 4
Campaigns
Italy
Last Unit Served
28 (Maori) Battalion
Place of Death
Italy
Date of Death
8 December 1943
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1943
Cemetery Name
Sangro River War Cemetery, Italy
Grave Reference
XVI. C. 8.
Biographical Notes
Son of John Harken Brough and Lena Brough, of Nelson; husband of Margaret Rennie Brough,
Further References
Sources Used
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943)
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