|Place of birth||Havelock, New Zealand|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Vacey Plains via Dalby, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Father, William Evans Dive, 'Remura', Auckland, New Zealand|
|Previous military service||Cadets (3 years)|
|Place of enlistment||Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company 12, Reinforcement 9|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/17/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||12th Machine Gun Company|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Age at death from cemetery records||34|
|Place of burial||St. Sever Cemetry Extension (Block S, Plot II, Row KK, Grave No. 11), Rouen, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: William Evans and Anne DIVE, 23 Arney Road, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand. Native of Havelock, Marlborough, New Zealand|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 6790 Pte William Evans DIVE, 11th Light Trench Mortar Battery, returned to Australia, 5 April 1919.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 23 December 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 17 February 1917; marched into No 6 & 7 Camp, Perham Downs, 18 February 1917.
Marched out of Australian Details, Perham Downs, 23 February 1917; marched into Machine Gun Training Depot, Grantham, 24 February 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 24 April 1917; marched into Australian Machine Gun Base Depot, Camiers, 25 April 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 6 May 1917; taken on strength on 12th Machine Gun Company, 6 May 1917.
On leave to England, 29 January 1918; rejoined unit, 16 February 1918.
Unit designation changes to 4th Machine Gun Bn, 1 April 1918.
On leave to Paris, 2 October 1918.
Admitted to No 11 Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 18 October 1918 (broncho pneumonia).
Died, No 11 Stationary Hospital, 25 October 1918 (influenza, and broncho pneumonia).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DIVE Benjamin Francis|