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James Henry BENFIELD

Regimental number3111
Place of birthGloucester England
ReligionCongregational
OccupationLoco. driver
AddressBarton Street, Kurri Kurri, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinSister, Mrs. F.E. Marheins, Hopetoun Street, Kurri Kurri, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 27 June 1919

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