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Wilfred George BETTENAY

Regimental number2055
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationOrchardist
AddressKarragullen, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Joseph Bettenay, Karragullen, Western Australia
Enlistment date5 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 September 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname BETTANAY
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2056 Pte Arthur Leworthy BETTENAY, 44th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 January 1919.
Date of death23 August 1968

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