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Vivian Clarence BENCE

Regimental number840
Place of birthWellington New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressNew Wentworth Hotel, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinGeorge Bence, Cobar, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work near Proyart on 8-9 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 12 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 4 December 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Date of death16 February 1963

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