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Lindsay Gordon BENNETT

Regimental number2031
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
SchoolMount Torrens Public School, SA
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMount Torrens, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Albert James Bennett,same address
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 July 1918
Date of death17 July 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 10), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert James and Alice BENNETT. Mount Torrens, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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