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John Bamford Blagdon HALE

Regimental number3121
Place of birthGeraldton, Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressSimpson Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Robert Owen Hale, Simpson Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 August 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name John Bamford
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert Owen and Elizabeth HALE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 January 1935
Age at death51
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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