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Thomas Albert BENNETT

Regimental number1735
Place of birthBalarandal New South Wales
SchoolMoulamein State School, NSW
AddressGoombungee, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Peter Bennett, Wangarilla Station, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A10 Karoo on 5 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularName given on RoH circular as Thomas Arthur BENNETT
FateDied of wounds 7 November 1917
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsJerusalem Memorial, Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Sarah Jane BENNETT, Conargo, New South Wales. Native of Swan Hill, Victoria

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