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Arthur Jacob DENTON

Regimental number3365
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionProtestant
OccupationClerk
Address67 Tower Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, F Denton, 67 Tower Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Divisional Signal Company
FateKilled in Action 5 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialGuards's Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 6), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Frank and Elizabeth DENTON. Native of Tasmania
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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