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William John BLISS

Regimental number13152
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBuilders labourer
Address55 Swanston Street, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs B W Bliss, 35 McPherson Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date11 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Malwa on 21 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 7 September 1919
Family/military connectionsUncle: 4738 Pte Albert BLISS, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 9 December 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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