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Albert Lawerence BENSON

Regimental number2571
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
Address458 Marrickville Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Benson, 458 Marrickville Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death25 June 1958

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