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Benjamin CLAGUE

Regimental number3784
Place of birthIsle of Man England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCharleville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Clague, Kirk Bride, Isle of Man, England
Enlistment date21 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollSpecial Service Unit
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Headstone on grave lists unit as 2nd Pioneer Bn.
Date of death15 November 1947
Age at death59
Place of burialCrookwell Cemetery, New South Wales

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