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Regimental number15
Place of birthDurham England
ReligionChurch of England
Next of kinMother, Mrs E L Blainey, Hugh Gardens, Benwell near Newcastle on Tyne, England
Enlistment date25 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentWarrant Officer (RSM)
Unit name14th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 28 September 1916


Recommendation date: 29 September 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Full name: Arthur Richard BLAINEY

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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