George Robert BLACKWELL

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BLACKWELL, George Robert

Service Number: 3242
Enlisted: 18 July 1915, Liverpool, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Plasterer
Died: Killed in action, France, 28 May 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: La Kreule Military Cemetery, Hazebrouck
Plot 1, Row D, Grave 3
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Leichhardt War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

18 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Liverpool, New South Wales
5 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3242, 1st Infantry Battalion
5 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3242, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Themistocles, Sydney
Date unknown: Involvement 1st Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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Biography

Given names George Bovett

1 Battalion

Rank - Private

Son of William Henry and Louisa Blackwell, of 85, Moore Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales.