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George Alfred BENTON

Regimental number4058
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWharf labourer
Address114 Nelson Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lily May Benton, 114 Nelson Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 March 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 16 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)No date of fate entered on Nominal Roll.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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