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Charles Leslie BENSON

Regimental number4375
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTailor s presser
Address418 George Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMrs L Benson, 418 George Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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