Blakeman John Clay Unknown date of birth - 16 September 1916 Key details Contribute › Service number11/2308 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 2 - No known copyright r … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesBlakeman John AWMM SurnameClay AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number11/2308 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMGrocer AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Angus G. Clay (wife)Warren StreetHastingsNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number11/2308 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM4 March 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM04 Mar 1916-8 April 1916 AWMMHMNZT 47 HMNZT 48 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 4 March 1916 - 8 April 1916Arrived - 8 April 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM4 March 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMMWellington Mounted Rifles, B Squadron AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMTrooper AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Blakeman Clay was the son of Thomas and Ann Clay, of Weston-super-Mare, England; husband of Agnes G. Clay, of 814 Alexandra St., Hastings, Hawke's Bay. Native of Radstock, England. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death43 AWMM Date of death16 September 1916 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSommeNorthern FranceFrance AWMM Death notesSommeFrance AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameCaterpillar Valley (New Zealand) MemorialCaterpillar Valley CemeteryLonguevalSommeFrance AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Blakeman John Clay by laying a poppy. Albert Percival Jubilee Claxton William Thomas Claxton Blakeman John Clay Eustace Arthur Clay Frederick William Clay Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Blakeman John Clay Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21894988Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM26: 2 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.