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Benjamin Arthur EADES

Regimental number361
Place of birthWombat, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressArtillery Barracks, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Eades, De Boos Street, Temora, New South Wales
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date5 June 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 213 Gunner Michael William EADES, 36th Heavy Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 19 April 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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