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Benjamin Peter George MEREDITH

Regimental number518
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLarpent, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMrs Meredith, Larpent, Victoria
Enlistment date31 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentTrumpeter
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 30), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Colac Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: John and Margaret MEREDITH. Native of Larpent, Colac, Victoria. Photo: Ian Marr
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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