Ben William CHAMPION

Regimental number2481
Date of birth--/03/1897
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
OccupationDental apprentice
AddressJura, Stuart Street, Wahroonga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, T S Champion Jura, Stuart Street Wahroonga, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 14 July 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: INF1
Promotion date: 18 November 1916

FateReturned to Australia 30 June 1918