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Sydney Conrad Blake

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Portrait of Private Sydney Conrad Blake (6/588). Image kindly provided by Marlborough memorial project (2009). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Private Sydney Conrad Blake (6/588). Image kindly provided by Marlborough memorial proje …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sydney Conrad AWMM
  • Surname
    Blake AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/588 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 January 1888 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    25th January 1888 Public - Leigh - Other relative - 30 March 2019 - Family Papers
  • Place of birth
    Picton, Marlborough, New Zealand Public - Leigh - Other relative - 30 March 2019 - Family Papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Care of W. F. Bucknell, Esq., Palmerston Street, Westport, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs C. Blake, Wellington Street, Picton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/588 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • 7 August 1915 AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    • 7 August 1915 AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Reported wounded on 7/8/1915 but was subsequently reported KIA on same date AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Charles Robert and Maria Blake, of Picton. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 August 1915 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Picton War Memorial, 24 London Quay, Picton AWMM
    • Marlborough War Memorial, 20 Seymour Street, Blenheim, 7201 AWMM
    • Marlborough Great War Memorial, WW1 AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
30 March 2019LeighClover ParkDirect descendant
06 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher

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