BROOKS, William Elias

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
46RM Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Number: 
CH/X103886
Birthplace: 
Hackney, London
Died : 
Sunday, June 11, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
21
Cemetery/Memorial: 
William Elias Brooks 46RM Commando

Corporal William Brooks, 'B' troop, died during operations at Rots and Le Hamel, France.

Sources
CWGC,
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/128.
Registers of Births April, May, June 1923 - General Register Office UK.
The Story of 46 Commando Royal Marines by Capt Johnson RM.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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