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Samuel BLIGHT

Regimental number495
Place of birthCallington, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressWolfram Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Clara Blight, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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