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Arthur John Montgomery BLEAKELY

Regimental number2568
SchoolDistrict State Schools, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressDeagulia, Woodford Line, Caboolture, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W Bleakely, Deagalia, Woodford Line, Caboolture, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 July 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Arthur John
Place of death or woundingPozieres, France
Date of death24 July 1916
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 32), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Bertha BLEAKLEY. Native of Woodford District, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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