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Benjamin Richard MEREDITH

Regimental number6555
Place of birthToodyay Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressToodyay, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinBrother, Jesse Cubley Meredith, Toodyay, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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