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Edward L. Blomeley


59th Infantry Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: E. Gillies
  • Plaque: 1982

Additional Info

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Edward Louden Blomeley was born in Ballarat. He was a 28 year old bachelor employed as an ironfoundry man. He enlisted on 24th January 1916, and joined the 57th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 1659. Later as a Corporal he was transferred to the 59th Infantry battalion. He became ill, and during his treatment he was evacuated to Australia. He was being treated in the 11th Australian General Hospital when he died of a cerebella tumour on 29th October 1919, and is buried in the Ballarat[Old] Cemetery.รก
Tree No. 1982

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour