William KENT

KENT, William

Service Number: 380
Enlisted: 20 August 1914, Morphettville, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Norwood, South Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Port Adelaide, Port Adelaide Enfield, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 2 May 1915, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Kent Town Wesleyan Methodist Church WW1 Honour Roll, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing, Norwood Primary School Honour Board, Norwood War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

20 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Morphettville, South Australia
20 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 380, 10th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '10' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Ascanius embarkation_ship_number: A11 public_note: ''
20 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 380, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Adelaide

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News han been received of the death in action of Private W. M. Kent, previously reported missing. He was born in Baulah road, Norwood, and enlisted in August, 1914, leaving Australia in October. He was 12 years in the office of the Tug Company at Port Adelaide."from the Adelaide Chronicle 11 Nov 1916 (nla.gov.au)