1897 Jul 21. Born Simla, Bengal, India son of James Anthony Ten-Brocke and Sarah Dorothy Goodwin (his father died in Ceylon in 1912)
1905 - 1914 Pupil at Bedford Modern School
1911 census at 48 Clarendon RD, Bedford
1914 Sep 7. Enlisted in RE
1915 Aug 26. Lands Gallipoli
1918 Jul 23. Transferred to RAF
1919 May 6. Commissioned 2nd Lt and demobilised the same day.
1921 Jun 30. Joined ADRIC with service no 2086. Posted to L Coy
1922 Jan. 21. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC
1922 Mar 29. Joined the British Gendarmerie section of the Palestine Police as a Constable
1924 May 30 Leaves UK for Canada. With wife Roberta. He is a policeman
1930 Jul/Sep Married in Malling, Kent to Annie M Keane
1939. Long Down Cottage, Kemsing with Annie McCartney ten Broeke
1940 Nov 4. The Buffs. The undermentioned to be Lt.:— 2nd Lt. James Arnold TEN-BROEKE (154621) to be 2nd Lt.
1944 Dec 5. The Buffs. War Subs. Lt. J. A. Ten-Broeke (154621) relinquishes his commn. on account of disability, and is granted the hon. rank of Capt.
1950 Sep 22. Died Paddington aged 53.