Albert Lewis BENJAMIN

BENJAMIN, Albert Lewis

Service Numbers: 822, 855
Enlisted: 31 March 1915
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 24th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia, February 1882
Home Town: Spotswood, Hobsons Bay, Victoria
Schooling: Humphrey St State School, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Pozieres, France, 29 July 1916
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France), Williamstown Pictorial Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

31 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 822, 24th Infantry Battalion
10 May 1915: Involvement Private, 822, 24th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières , --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '14' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Euripides embarkation_ship_number: A14 public_note: ''
10 May 1915: Embarked Private, 822, 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Melbourne
19 Dec 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, 855, 24th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli, GSW to left leg
29 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 822, 24th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières , Killed in Action

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