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William Alfred BLAKE

Regimental number2962
Place of birthIsle of Wight England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBaker
AddressTamaree, Gympie, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs Laura Blake, Tamaree, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date5 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917

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