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William Charles BENSON

Regimental number4273
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPostman
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinE Benson, Peacroft Road, Essex, England
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 6 Tunnelling Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 1 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919

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