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Benjamin Giles BLOOMER

Regimental number2783
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman
Address88 Archer Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Edgar Bloomer, 88 Archer Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date10 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Date of death7 January 1932
Place of burialNorth Rockhampton Cemetery

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