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Stanley BLANNING

Regimental number1657
Place of birthGulgong New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBlayney Street, Gulgong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinA Thomas, Blayney Street, Gulgong, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 February 1929
Place of burialGulgong Cemetery, New South Wales

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