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Edward BLOUNT

Regimental number5056
Place of birthShropshire England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBoya via Darlington, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Blount, Neenton, Shropshire, England
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1917

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