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Fred BLACKLOW

Regimental number1854
Date of birth24 March 1890
Place of birthSpring Bay, Tasmania
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLabourer
AddressRunnymede, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, A Blacklow, Runnymede, Tasmania
Enlistment date11 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Discharge date1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front (wounded in action: gas)

Died at the Repatriation Hospital, Hobart, Tasmania.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 July 1947
Age at death56
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania

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