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William Belworthy BLUE

Regimental number15
Place of birthStrathalbyn, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWool traveller
Address'Montifiore', North Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinBrother, Archibald Blue, Noarlunga, South Australia
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMorphettville, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 19 August 1914. Appointed Acting Corporal, 9 March 1915.
FateDied of disease 13 October 1915
Date of death13 October 1915
Age at death35
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 46), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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