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Walter BENTON

Regimental number34695
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAccountant
Address50 Queen's Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Benton, 50 Queen's Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, April 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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