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Benjamin BARTHOLOMEW

Regimental number2759
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Laura Bartholomew, Gillies Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date7 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Family/military connectionsSon: 2760 Pte Charles BARTHOLOMEW, 48th Bn, returned to Australia, 1 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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