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Joseph Bedford ABEL

Regimental number75
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor engineer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, A K Abel, High Street, Waltham Cross, London, England
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll30901
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Miscellaneous detailsSee 30901 ABEL Joseph Bedford for second embarkation.

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