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Cecil Benjamin FARR

Regimental number3491
Place of birthMooroolbark Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressFerntree Gulley, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Farr, Ferntree Gully, Victoria
Enlistment date11 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 July 1916
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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