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Sidney Aselyn BENSON

Regimental number7202
Place of birthWardell New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStudent
AddressWardell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J W Benson, Wardell, Richmond River, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 24 April 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4062 Pte William Anthony BENSON, 18th Bn, returned to Australia, 31 July 1918.

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