Samuel James FENN

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FENN, Samuel James

Service Number: 255
Enlisted: 22 September 1914, Enlisted at Rosehill, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion
Born: Lowershaw, England, United Kingdom, 1892
Home Town: Woy Woy, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, Gallipoli, 30 May 1915
Cemetery: Beach Cemetery - ANZAC Cove
Plot 1, Row H, Grave 9
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

22 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 255, 13th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Rosehill, NSW
22 Dec 1914: Involvement Private, SN 255, 13th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
22 Dec 1914: Embarked Private, SN 255, 13th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of John Leunas Fenn of Lomarsham, Ipswick, Suffolk, England; brother of Ethel May Meredith(nee Fenn) of Woy Woy, NSW and Harry Leunas Fenn who was wounded while serving with the 13th Battalion

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal