Charles John JENNINGS

JENNINGS, Charles John

Service Number: 3169
Enlisted: 9 August 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Adelaide, South Australia, 10 December 1889
Home Town: Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Storeman
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 25 December 1917, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Prowse Point Cemetery
Plot 111, Row B, Grave 4,
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

9 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 3169, 27th Infantry Battalion
12 Jan 1916: Involvement Private, 3169, 27th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '15' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Medic embarkation_ship_number: A7 public_note: ''
12 Jan 1916: Embarked Private, 3169, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Medic, Adelaide

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of James Jennings and Louisa (formerly Green nee Mead) Jennings; brother of Sarah Jennings, Isabella Jennings, Charlotte Ellen Jennings, Elizabeth Anne Jennings, Alfred James Jennings, George Jennings and  Eliza Louisa Jenning

14 November 1911 - Charles married Annie Burns in the Methodist Manse, Morphett Street, Adelaide, SA and at the time of enlistment he was residing in Elizabeth Street, Adelaide SA. Father of Charles John Jennings and William James Jennings

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal