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Benjamin Alexander NICHOLSON

Regimental number1780
Place of birthNaracoorte South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Mr Alexander Nicholson, Naracoorte South, South Australia
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1789
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 67), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
80
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Jane NICHOLSON, Naracoorte, South Australia

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