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Benjamin CARTER

Regimental number2297
Place of birthLeicester England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Address31 Rotherwood Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, William Carter, 109 Churchgate, Leicester, England
Enlistment date23 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 August 1953

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