Ernest Fleming BLAKE


BLAKE, Ernest Fleming

Service Number: 7876
Enlisted: 22 February 1913, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Stoker
Last Unit: HMAS AE1 (Submarine)
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, 5 March 1892
Home Town: Sandgate, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Drowned in accidental loss of vessel), St George's Channel, Papua New Guinea, 14 September 1914, aged 22 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave (at sea)
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Crib Point RAN WW1 Roll of Honour (Panel 1), Plymouth Naval Memorial to the Missing / Lost at Sea
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World War 2 Service

22 Feb 1913: Involvement SN 7876

Non Warlike Service

22 Feb 1913: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Ordinary Seaman, Brisbane, Queensland

World War 2 Service

22 Feb 1913: Enlisted SN 7876
1 Sep 1914: Discharged SN 7876

World War 1 Service

14 Sep 1914: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Stoker, SN 7876, HMAS AE1 (Submarine), German New Guinea

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