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Gordon Theodore BENNETT

Regimental number1808
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address17 Thistle Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Sam E Bennett, 17 Thistle Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date12 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 19 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Theodore spelt Thedore
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Lily May BENNETT
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death26 September 1940
Age at death46
Place of burialBeaconsfield Cemetery, Tasmania

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