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Chichester Charles BENCRAFT

Regimental number5655
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Address128 Hambleton Street, Middle Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, C C Bencraft c/o Dunlop Smalley, Palmer And Palmer, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date28 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Charles Chichester
Date of death12 January 1950
Place of burialCheltenham Pioneer Cemetery

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