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John James BLAKE

Regimental number2345
Place of birthKoorawatha New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressClare Hotel, Bendick Morell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, W Blake, Marngo Street, Young, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Date of death21 September 1950
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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