Edward Charles BLANCH

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BLANCH, Edward Charles

Service Numbers: 2598, 2596
Enlisted: 25 July 1915, Warwick Farm, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 17th Infantry Battalion
Born: Merewether, New South Wales, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Fleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles), 13 June 1916, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Brewery Orchard Cemetery, Bois-Grenier
Plot 1V, Row D, Grave 37 Rev. K.C, Single officiated
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World War 1 Service

25 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Warwick Farm, New South Wales
2 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2598, 17th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Sydney
2 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2598, 17th Infantry Battalion
13 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2596, 17th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement 17th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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Biography

17 Battalion

Rank - Private

Son of Edward Charles and Jane Blanch, Merewether Street, Newcastle, New South Wales