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Arthur Gordon BENSTED

Regimental number1309
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressCecil Street, Warwick, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Gertrude Bensted, Cecil Street, Warwick, Queensland
Enlistment date28 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 30 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death8 April 1962

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