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William Benjamin JENKINS

Regimental number1375
Place of birthEchuca, Victoria
SchoolEchuca State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLancaster, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, William Thos Jenkins, Lancaster, Victoria
Enlistment date25 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1481
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularNumber on RoHc as 1375/1481 Private
FateDied of disease 29 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey

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