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Richard Marsden BLACKWELL

Regimental number38947
Place of birthPrahran, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPublic accountant
AddressWoodmason Street, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Inez Blackwell, Crosby, Glenferrie Road, Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date21 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 33
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919

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