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Victor Edwin BLISS

Regimental number1790
Place of birthCollingwood, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMoe, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Jane Bliss, Moe, Victoria
Enlistment date18 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1786 Pte Albert Arthur BLISS, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 July 1919; 2577 Pte Charles Alexander BLISS, 59th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 May 1917.
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War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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