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Benjamin Sydney OSBORNE

Regimental number2563
Place of birthWarracknabeal Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, Charles Osborne, Bostock Creek, Camperdown, Victoria
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Machine Gun Company
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2618 Trooper Robert Arthur OSBORNE, Australian Army Service Corps, returned to Australia, 17 July 1919.
Date of death24 February 1981

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