Archibald BENNETT

BENNETT, Archibald

Service Number: 9
Enlisted: 22 November 1915
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 41st Infantry Battalion
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 18 October 1890
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Fortitude Valley State School, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Occupation: Driver
Died: Bronchopneumonia, 3rd Australian General Hospital, Abbeville, France, 29 November 1918, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension
Burial reference: - Plot V. Row E. Grave 27. Personal Inscription: - "FAR AWAY FROM AUSTRALIA'S SHORE PEACEFULLY HE SLEEPS".
Memorials: Brisbane 41st Battalion Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

22 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Driver, 9, 41st Infantry Battalion
18 May 1916: Involvement Driver, 9, 41st Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '18' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Demosthenes embarkation_ship_number: A64 public_note: ''
18 May 1916: Embarked Driver, 9, 41st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Demosthenes, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Dianne Black

Full name was  James Archibald Henry Bennett, enlisted under name of Archibald Bennett.

Parents: - Henry Josiah James Bennett and Euphemia Archibald married in Brisbane, Queensland on 18th October 1892.