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Duncan Tonkinson Blythen was born in Mt Egerton. He was living in Ballarat East when he enlisted on 9th September 1914. He stated that he was 30 years old, single and employed as a labourer. He was posted to the 14th Infantry Battalion with the Regimental No. 1573. He was wounded on Gallipoli but died on 29th May 1915 while being evacuated to the UK. He was buried at sea between Gallipoli and Malta. His name is recorded on the Lone Pine Memorial at Gallipoli.
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