Brookes, John Horton “Jack”

Regimental Number: 444950
Rank: Sergeant
Branch: 15th Battalion

Jack was born in San Francisco, California on April 18, 1896. He enlisted in the Canadian army in June of 1915. On September 6, 1916 near Mouquet Farm, Jack received gunshot wounds to his left leg. In 1919, he filed on the western half of 10-75-2-W6.

Sources: Wagon Trails Grown Over, p. 1147; April 17 1923 p. 1. c. 1