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Henry Albert BLACKWELL

Regimental number1007
Place of birthKempton, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor Mechanic
Addressc/o Mrs E Blackwell, Kempton, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinEmma Blackwell, Kempton, Tasmania
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Australian Light Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 20 November 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Emma BLACKWELL
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2904 Driver Eric BLACKWELL, Australian Mechanical Transport Services, returned to Australia, 22 November 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 September 1955
Age at death68
Place of burialSt Mary's Cemetery, Kempton, Tasmania

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