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Beverley Loxton BENNETT

Regimental number2671
Place of birthVIC
SchoolState School, Armadale, Victoria (or WA?)
ReligionMethodist
OccupationOrchardist
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Beverley Mausley Bennett, Ventura, Bedfordale via Armadale, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingHamel, France
Date of death8 August 1918
Age at death19.10
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block Q, Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 11), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Beverley Mansley and Ruth BENNETT, "Ventura", Bedfordale, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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