The First World War
Officers of The Royal Canadian Regiment

Lt.-Col. Reginald James Brook, C.B.E., D.S.O.

Soldiers of the First World War database entry - R.J. Brooks

Lieut. Reginald James Brook

Lieut. Reginald James Brook (1912)


First World War Mention in Despatches:

The Connecting File, Vol XI, No. 1, February 1932

"Lieut.-Colonel R.J. Brook, C.B.E., D.S.O., psc, has taken up residence in England. He is now Second-in-Command of the 4th Bn King's Own. It is expected that he will assume Command next year."

Listed in The Canadian Who's Who, 1936-1937:

BROOK, Lieut.-Col. Reginald James, C.B.E. 1919, D.S.O. 1916; Canadian military service; b Weybridge, Surrey, Eng., 1885; s Arthur B.; e schs. in Uppingham, Eng.; m Eleanor Darlington, 1912; children D. Lesley Eleanor, S. Reginald David, D. Patricia; OFFICER COMMANDING 4TH BATTALION, THE KING'S OWN ROYAL REGIMENT; served in World War, 1914-18; with C.E.F. in Russia, 1918-19; mentioned m despatches; Address Beechwood, Silverdale, Carnforth, Lanes., Engr.

Date of Birth - 16 Sep 1885