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Clifford John BALDEY

Regimental number2574
Date of birth12 December 1896
Place of birthTenterfield, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressAyr, Lower Burdekin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, James Edward Baldey, Main Street, South Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3034 Pte James Raymond BALDEY, 23rd Machine Gun Company, killed in action, Belgium, 13 December 1917; Uncle: 5 Pte Thomas Henry BALDEY, 42nd Bn, died of disease, 13 December 1916.
Other detailsJames Raymond Baldey (older brother) and Thomas Henry Baldey (uncle) also enlisted. Served in the 2nd World War. - RAAF Pilot recruiting officer
Date of death16 March 1961 - Hobart, Tasmania
Age at death63

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