Born: 1914, Ipswich.
Died: 28th June 1944; age: 29; Normandy.
Rank: Warrant Officer Class II/Company Sergeant Major; Service Number: 5825901.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion – Infantry.
Mentioned in Dispatches.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of George W. & Kate M. Broom, of Ipswich; husband of Evelyn Grace Broom, of Ipswich.
Father: George William Broom, born 1877, Clopton, Suffolk.
Mother: Kate Matilda Broom (nee Cook), born 1878, Rushmere St. Andrew, Suffolk.
In 1940, Ipswich, Robert married Eveline Grace Taylor, born December 1914, Ipswich.