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Benjamin JONES

Regimental number3549
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationConcrete packer
AddressOrthona 156 Liverpool Road, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs D R Jones, George Street, Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 October 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death5 September 1928
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery

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