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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave in Cement House  Cemetery, Belgium 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Arnold, Nottinghamshire
Father: Arthur Blankley, born 1867 at Arnold, Nottinghamshire, and working as a lace warehouseman. Mother: Stella Blankley, born 1867 at Arnold. He had three sisters; Hilda, born 1895, and working as a lace jennies, Winifred, born 1896 and Doris, born 1900. All the children were born in Arnold. The family lived at 57 Lord Nelson Street, Nottingham , before moving to 87 Sneinton Dale, Nottingham.
24 Oct 1917
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97386 - CWGC Website
39947
87 Sneinton Dale, Nottingham.
Private
7th Bn Bedfordshire Regiment
Pte. Blankley was called up for service and following training he was drafted to France. He was killed in action in the Langemark area of the Ypres Salient during the Battle of Passchendaele and was buried at Cement House Cemetery.
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave in Cement House  Cemetery, Belgium 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    George Bradley Blankley - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave in Cement House Cemetery, Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle