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William Cawthorn BLAKEMORE

Regimental number3112
Place of birthShrewsbury England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJoiner
AddressParry Street, Bulimba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Blakemore, Bow Bridge, Ford's Heath Road, Shrewsbury, England
Enlistment date13 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 June 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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