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Frank Hagger BLADES

Regimental number1000
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs Harriett Blades, Milne Street, Bayswater, Western Australia
Enlistment date19 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 29 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Australian Light Railway
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1919
Date of death17 January 1921
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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