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Joseph Benjamin ALEXANDER

Regimental number2068
Place of birthCastlemaine, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBarman
AddressBoort, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinBrother, Josiah Alexander, North Mirboo, Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 6 June 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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