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Joseph Hugh BENNIGAN

Regimental number2788
Place of birthCoolgardie, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSouthern Cross, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Dittmer, Bullfinch, Southern Cross, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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