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Francis William BLOOMFIELD

Regimental number3465
Place of birthBalmoral, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressBalmoral, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Bloomfield, Balmoral, Victoria
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 November 1970

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