The AIF Project

Benjamin Douglas JACK

ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStudent
AddressWilmington, Davies Street, East Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, B J Jack, Wilmington, Davies Streeet, East Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name5th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCentelles Communal Cemetery (Australia 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
159
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin James and Sarah Ann JACK, McGregor Avenue, Black Rock, Victoria

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