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Edmond William BLANCE

Regimental number7209
Place of birthDarlington New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSalesman
AddressDulwich Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs C M Blance, Aberdeen, North Ocean Beach, Manly, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 24 April 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 58762 Sergeant James Thomas BLANCE, 34th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 September 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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