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Peter William BLACKWELL

Regimental number4379
Place of birthMiva Queensland
SchoolMunna Creek State School, Queensland
AddressMira, Kingaroy Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs florence Lilian Blackwell, Mira, Kingaroy Line, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 30 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 April 1917
Date of death14 April 1917
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot VIII, Row H, Grave No. 1), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Florence Lillian BLACKWELL, Miva, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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