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Arthur Charles FENTON

Regimental number5382
Place of birthPaddington New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
Address19 John Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs E M Fenton, 19 John Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5078 Lance Corporal Frederick Stephen FENTON, 3rd Bn, returned to Australia, 10 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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