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John Joseph STEEL-BENNETT

Regimental number2506
Place of birthGalasheils Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBuilder's labourer
Address206 Bourke Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Steel-Bennett, 'The Grange', Sandy Hills, Shettleston, Scotland
Enlistment date19 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname STEEL

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