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Geoffrey Newbold BLACKET

Regimental number31197
Place of birthDubbo New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'The Glen', Park Avenue, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinBrother, S E Blacket, 'The Glen', Park Avenue, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service17th Infantry
Enlistment date5 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 4, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Artillery
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919

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