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Arthur BLACKBURN

Regimental number5337
Place of birthWakefield England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBookkeeper
Addressc/o Sydney Stoneware Pipe Association, Castlereagh Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMrs. L Blackburn, Rockfield, 12 Pellhurst Road, Ryde, Isle of Wight, England
Enlistment date3 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 December 1918

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