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Regimental number143
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolLinton State School, Victoria
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressLearmonth, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annabella Jennings, Learmonth PO, Learmonth, Victoria
Enlistment date15 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 September 1919
Place of death or woundingRouen, France
Place of burialBoisguillaume Communal Cemetery Extension (Row F, Grave No. 20A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin and Julia Anna JENNINGS. Native of Linton, Victoria

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