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Harold William BLOTT

Regimental number1680
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Broken Hill, NSW
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressNorton's Summit, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Blott, 301 Currie Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 June 1918
Place of death or woundingSailly-le-Sec, Somme Sector, France
Date of death17 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialFranvillers Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
120
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Smauel John and Annie BLOTT, 144 Halifax Street, Adelaide, SOuth Australia. Native of Broken Hill, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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