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Benjamin Francis MITCHELL

Regimental number93
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBunyip, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ada Ethel Mitchell, Bunyip, Victoria
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll"28//16"
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 95
Date: 27 June 1918

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