William Thomas JENNINGS


JENNINGS, William Thomas

Service Number: 1029
Enlisted: 8 September 1914, Enlisted at Kensington, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Newton, New South Wales, Australia, 1882
Home Town: Weston, Cessnock, New South Wales
Schooling: Public School, New South Wales
Occupation: Miner
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, Ottoman Empire, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 15 May 1915
Cemetery: Quinn's Post Cemetery, ANZAC
Row D, Grave 1 Chaplain F. W Wray officiated, Quinn's Post Cemetery, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Kurri Kurri War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

8 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1029, 1st Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Kensington, NSW
18 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 1029, 1st Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
18 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 1029, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of William and Elizabeth Jennings of Sixth Street, Weston, NSW

Father if William Jennings Henderson. Mother of the child was Miss Minnie Henderson of Abermain, NSW

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