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Benjamin Spencer FORREST

Regimental number13430
Place of birthMyponga South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressMyponga, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hannah Forrest, Myponga, South Australia
Enlistment date2 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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