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Thomas Harold BLOMLEY

Regimental number2314
Place of birthTooma New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPostal assistant
AddressTumbarumba, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, George Oswald Blomley, Tumbarumba, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 18 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Imperial Camel Brigade
FateKilled in Action 6 November 1917
Date of death6 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 45), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Tumbarumba Roll of Honour ('Advance Australia'). Parents: George Oswald and Charlotte BLOMLEY, Union Hotel, Tumbarumba, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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