AF: AppFabric Invalid Version Error

On a clustered environment when you try to start the AppFabric caching service you may encounter the error AppFabric Invalid Version Error. You will see the following exception logged in the AppFabric event logs AppFabric Caching service crashed with exception {Microsoft.ApplicationServer.Caching.DataCacheException: ErrorCode<ERRService0001>:SubStatus<ES0001>:Service initialization failed. No user action required. —> Microsoft.Fabric.Common.OperationCompletedException: Operation completed with an exception…