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Ben CUMMINGS

Regimental number6809
Place of birthBalmain New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressTryon Street, Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mollie Cummings, 'Quantock,' Tryon Street, Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 1, Reinforcement 15
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 June 1986

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