Regimental number3268
Place of birthSt Helens England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressGuy Street, Warwick, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Blacklege, Guy Street, Warwick, Queensland
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 4 Tunnelling Company - No 1 Military District
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateDischarged 15 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2273 Pte George Ernest BLACKLEDGE, Australian Army Medical Corps Dental Service, returned to Australia, 4 June 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal