William Bennett PENGILLY


PENGILLY, William Bennett

Service Number: 355
Enlisted: 4 January 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 43rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Parkside, South Australia, 22 December 1885
Home Town: Parkside, Unley, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Blacksmiths Assistant
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 15 October 1917, aged 31 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium, Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Lijssenthoek, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Adelaide South Australian Railways WW1 & WW2 Honour Boards, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Kilburn Islington Railway Workshops Honour Roll, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), Parkside Epworth Uniting Church Honour Roll, Unley Arch of Remembrance, Unley Town Hall WW1 Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

4 Jan 1916: Enlisted
9 Jun 1916: Involvement Private, SN 355, 43rd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
9 Jun 1916: Embarked Private, SN 355, 43rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Adelaide

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Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal