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Leslie Edward BENNETT

Regimental number4501
Date of birth30 June 1889
Place of birthKilmore, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressSouth Monegetta, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Isabel Bennett, Trentham Street, Sandringham, Victoria
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 January 1953
Age at death63
Place of burialCamperdown Cemetery, Victoria

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