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Arthur William George JENNER

Regimental number3860
Place of birthLemanhoe, South Australia
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressHope Street, Cottesloe Beach, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Thos Edward Jenner, 83 Duke Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 12 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHis late grandfather, George Jenner, was in the English army and fought in the Crimean War, received the medal with three clasps for the battles of Alma, Inkeman and Sebastopol. Also the Turkish medal.
FateDied of wounds 4 September 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A< Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thoms Edward and Lucy Caroline JENNER, 97 Glyde Street, East Fremantle, Western Australia. Native of Semaphore, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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