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Francis Walter BENNETT

Regimental number49
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAccountant
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Alfred Bennett, 67 Comyn Road, Clapham Junction, London, Sw., England
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Place of enlistmentGympie, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A34 Persic on 21 December 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A44 Vestalia on 19 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollQuartermaster and Honorary Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918

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