William BENNETT

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BENNETT, William

Service Number: 781
Enlisted: 16 February 1915, Place of Enlistment, Stratford, Victoria.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Pioneer Battalion
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1893
Home Town: Briagolong, Wellington, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, Belgium, 22 October 1917
Cemetery: Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery
Military Cemetery (Plot XII, Row B, Grave No. 20A), Belgium.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Briagolong Honor Roll, Briagolong State School No 1117 Roll of Honor, Briagolong War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

16 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 781, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Place of Enlistment, Stratford, Victoria.
10 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 781, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
10 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 781, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
22 Oct 1917: Involvement Private, SN 781, 2nd Pioneer Battalion, Third Ypres

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