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Douglas James WENN

Regimental number3858
Place of birthBunbury Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressD J Wenn, Elliot Street, Bunbury, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Wenn, Elliot Street, Bunbury, Western Australia
Enlistment date25 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 6399 Pte William Henry WENN, 50th Bn, killed in action, 18 October 1917; 3493 Pte Clarence Ross WENN, 11th Bn, returned to Australia, 31 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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