|Place of birth||Horsham, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||S Bleakley, Horsham, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 2 years in the Light Horse, Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Broadmeadows, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/9/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Light Horse Regiment|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 20 May 1916.
Wounded in action, Anzac, 5 June 1915 (gun shot wound, arm: slight); transferred to Alexandria, and disembarked 10 June 1915, and admitted to Base Hospital, Mustapha.
Rejoined Regiment, Gaba Tepe, 6 June 1915.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 27 August 1915 (gun shot wounds, back and hip: severe); disembarked Malta, 8 September 1915, and admitted to St Elmo Hospital, 9 September 1915 (shrapnel wounds); transferred to England, and admitted to King George Hospital, Stamford Street, London SE, 22 September 1915; discharged to A&NZ Base, Weymouth, 22 January 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Portland on board HT 'Ascanius', 17 March 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 30 April 1916; discharged, 7 July 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
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|Sources||NAA: B2455, BLEAKLEY Nixon Hughie
NAA: B73, BLEAKLEY Nixon Hughie