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John BLAKE

Regimental number5339
Place of birthBarton England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address41 Princes Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, Mr W Blake, A'Beckett Street, Granville, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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