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Benjamin Edward McGLINN

Regimental number2857
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressPetersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret McGlinn, 14 Windsor Road, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)3rd Pioneer Bn

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