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Charles Bennett STORY

ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPublic servant
AddressNorth Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Agnes Elmora Story, 1032 Drummond Street, North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name37th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Bennett spelt Barnett
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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