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Edgar Leopold BENNETT

Regimental number4055
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, James Bennett, Elizabeth Street, Red Hill, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Sergeant
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 June 1971

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