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Maurice Hayward BENSON

Regimental number31978
Place of birthMudgee New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Lynwood', Cammeray Avenue, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Benson, Cammeray Avenue, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 24
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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