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Joseph George BENTON

Regimental number7945
Place of birthBirmingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressEast Cannington, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J G Benton, William Street, East Cannington, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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