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Reginald BLAY

Regimental number67034
Place of birthQueenstown, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressDalhousie Street, Haberfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 4"
Weight115 lbs
Next of kinFather, H A Blay, Dalhousie Street, Haberfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets and Militia.
Enlistment date3 August 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNew South Wales Reinforcement 23
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Wyreema on 14 October 1918
FateNo details of fate entered on Nominal Roll
Discharge date5 January 1919
Other details

Embarked Sydney, 14 October 1918.

Found guilty, at sea, 20 October 1918, of being absent from Church Parade at 10:00 am: awarded forfeiture of pay.

Troopship recalled back to Australia, disembarked Melbourne, 21 December 1918; discharged, 5 January 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BLAY Reginald

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