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Norman Bailey BLACKMAN

Regimental number4504
Place of birthBeaconsfield, Tasmania
SchoolPrivate School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address8 Galvin Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Mrs Linda Tevlein, 8 Galvin Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death1 October 1918
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
116
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Thomas and Martha Alice BLACKMAN. Native of Beaconsfield, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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