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Regimental number2060
Place of birthBerwirkshire, Scotland
SchoolStitchill School, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia20
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Blake, Caldron Brae, Kelso, Scotland
Enlistment date15 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2060A
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Mary A. BLAKE, Caldron Brae, Rocburghshire, Scotland

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