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Charles William BENSON

Regimental number3462A
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Addressc/o Mrs Curry, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, A P Benson, Friezland PO, Friezland, Queensland
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps, 4th Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
FateKilled in Action 10 June 1917

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