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Benjamin Clifford DAVIES

Regimental number2240
Place of birthKooringa, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Tucker, Brisbane Road, Wynnum, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Anna Davies, Brisbane Road, Wynnum, Queensland
Enlistment date24 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 12 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 September 1918
Place of death or woundingHindenburg Outpost Line
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBrie British Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
75
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town: Kinbombi, Queensland
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Wounded in action, Pozieres, 9 August 1916; Hebuterne, 27 March 1918; mortally wounded, 18 September 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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