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David BLYTH

Regimental number6785
Place of birthCottesloe, Western Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationDrover
AddressKilkenny, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C Blyth, Harvey Street, Kilkenny, South Australia
Enlistment date29 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1912 Corporal Alexander BLYTH, 10th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 February 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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