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Victor Oswald BLEEZE

Regimental number2848
Place of birthBlumberg, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBlumberg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.4
Height5' 2"
Weight143 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sophia Bleeze, Blumberg, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 July 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2848A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Discharge date9 April 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Wounded in action, France, 23 August 1916 (gun shot wound, face).

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Berrima;, 6 September 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 9 April 1920.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BLEEZE Victor Oswald

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