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Benjamin BROOKS

Regimental number2579
Place of birthSeymour, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBroadmeadows., Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, B J Brooks, Broadmeadows, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919

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