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Albert Ernest BENFIELD

Regimental number6771A
Place of birthWoodend, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSwan Hill, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs. A.M. Benfield, Swan Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date29 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 20th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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