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Oswald roy BLACKSHAW

Regimental number5716
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationInsurance inspector
Address'Caroon', The Avenue, Hurstville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs J.S. Blackshaw, same address
Enlistment date23 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train Reinforcements 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 1 June 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class I)
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateReturned to Australia 26 January 1919

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