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Joseph Benjamin JEFFERIES

Regimental number1365
Place of birthDublin, Ireland
SchoolNaval Training
Other trainingBritish Navy
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFireman
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFriend, Master Horace Houghton, 90 St Georges Street, London E, England
Enlistment date23 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1065
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 December 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death42
Place of burialBulls Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 21), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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