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Benjamin Charles HOPTON

Regimental number1141
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
AddressThomas Street, Adamstown, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth Ellen Hopton, Thomas Street, Adamstown, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918

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