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James BENNETT

Regimental number13787
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSawyer
AddressSmithton, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs M M Bennett, Smithton, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Malwa on 21 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Recommendation date: 19 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919

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