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Bluntish Francis Aubrey STANFORD

Regimental number2116
Date of birth7 September 1884
Place of birthGumeracha, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSussex Street, Glenelg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Mrs Grace Degenhardt, c/o Mrs F Murry, Beejinup via Broome Hill, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 February 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Discharge date3 July 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Wounded in the arm at the Battle of Fromelles, France,20 July 1916.

Returned to Australia on board H.M.A.T. 'Devon', leaving from Southampton, England on 8 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 January 1946 - Adelaide, South Australia
Age at death61
Place of burialMitcham Church of England Cemetery, South Australia

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