League One side Gillingham have signed former Crewe Alexandra defender Ben Nugent on a one-year contract.
Nugent made 24 appearances in all competitions for Crewe last season, but was released in May.
The 24-year-old has previously had spells with Cardiff, Brentford, Peterborough and Yeovil.
"I'm very pleased to get Ben on board - he provides good competition in the centre of defence," Gillingham head coach Ady Pennock said.
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