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Alwin Rex BLAKE

Regimental number4295
Place of birthInglewood, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLithographer
AddressHenty Street, Casterton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Minnie Blake, Henty Street, Casterton, Victoria
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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