|Place of birth||Korrumburra, Victoria|
|School||Church of England Grammar School, South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Sumner, Brambra Road, Caulfield, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs L Maning, Sumner, Brambra Road, Caulfield, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served in the Cadets ('from the time of arrival of the American Fleet [Great White Fleet, August 1908]').|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/25/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||'Rejected four times before being accepted.' (details from mother)|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||22|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 21), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Marcus Anthony and Louisa MANING, Bambra Road, Caulfield, Victoria|
|Family/military connections||Sister: Staff Nurse Mary Louisa Beresford MANING, Australian Army Nursing Service, returned to Australia, 7 April 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 60th Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 20 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported Missing, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 4 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'Killed in Action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 1700107: 'No trace Germany[.] Cert. by Capt. Mills 10-10-19.'
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalMother replied to Base Records, 17 November 1921, in answer to a query regarding her husband with regards to medal allocation: 'I have not had any word of my husband for more than seven years nor any support for a much longer period (14 years).'
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MANING Henry Anthony Beresford
Red Cross File No 1700107