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Alfred Henry BLYTON

Regimental number6613
Place of birthDalgety New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressEastern Creek, via Blacktown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMrs Mary Blyton, Eastern Creek, via Blacktown, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name8th Field Ambulance, Section A
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
From Embarkation Rolls it is not possible to distinguish the embarkation details of individual officers and men: 6 officers and 156 others embarked on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' from Melbourne on 10 November 1915; 1 officer and 50 others embarked on HMAT A58 'Kabringa' from Melbourne on 8 November 1915; 1 officer and 16 others embarked on HMAT A2 'Geelong' from Adelaide on 12 November 1915; 1 officer and 4 others embarked on HMAT A13 'Katuna' from Adelaide on 9 November 1915; and
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Motor Transport Section
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089, 31 December 1919; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61, 23 May 1919.

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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