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Regimental number1661
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address604 Windermere Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Janet Blomeley, 604 Windermere Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Previous military service71st Infantry
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1659 Corporal London Edward BLOMELEY, 59th Bn, returned to Australia, 2 June 1919.

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