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Victor BENSON

Regimental number4360
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFruiterer
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Benson, Murphy Street, Wangaratta, Victoria
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Sergeant
Unit name23rd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Walwa on 23 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Date of death18 June 1937
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery

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