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Benno William RIESSEN

Regimental number1730
Place of birthTothills Belt South Australia
ReligionLutheran
OccupationLabourer
AddressTothill's Belt, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Anna Riessen, 78 Ifould Street, off Daly Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919

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