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Benjamin COUNSELL

Regimental number5001
Place of birthLongridge England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address30 Cameron Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, J Counsell, Preston, Lancashire, England
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 5 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919

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