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Norman BLOCK

Regimental number3694
Place of birthRutherglen, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address37 Carlisle Street, South Preston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs. A. Block, Corner of Raleigh And Wilmott Streets, Northcote, Victoria
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 January 1961
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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