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Regimental number1920
Place of birthLeicester England
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinBrother, A Blower, Argyle Street, Leicester, England
Enlistment date14 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1737
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Other detailsAt time of death he was a patient at Parkside Mental Hospital; no known next of kin.
Date of death24 January 1955
Age at death79
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 21, Grave No. 70), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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