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James Norman BENNETT

Regimental number82
Place of birthRoss England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, P.C. Bennett, Sugistone, Ross-on-Wye, Hereford, England
Enlistment date7 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Date of death4 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot LIX, Row C, Grave No. 14), Passchendaele, Belgium
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr. P.C. and Mrs A.J. BENNETT, "The Upper Baches", Upton Bishop, Ross, Herefordshire, England

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