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John Thomas BLANDTHORN

Regimental number3651
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address96 Casey Street, Back Creek, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Clara Blandthorn, 96 Casey Street, Back Creek, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date12 September 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Ormonde on 2 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 June 1918
Date of death15 September 1948
Place of burialBendigo Cemetery

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