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Elias Benjamin SIMMONS

Regimental number3921
Place of birthFitzroy Victoria
ReligionJewish
OccupationMusician
Address185 Park Street, Parkville, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs I Simmons, 185 Park Street, Parkville, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 September 1947

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