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Percy BLAKEY

Regimental number6958
Place of birthEchuca, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
Address65 Gammon Street, Seddon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr J Blakey, Myrtleville 65 Gammon Street, Seddon, Victoria
Enlistment date16 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 December 1971

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