Ernest Alexander BENNETT

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BENNETT, Ernest Alexander

Service Number: 45
Enlisted: 5 October 1915
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 1st Tunnelling Company (inc. 4th Tunnelling Company)
Born: Harden, New South Wales, 1881
Home Town: Mosman, Municipality of Mosman, New South Wales
Occupation: Groundsman
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 9 April 1917
Cemetery: Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm)
Zillebeke, Belgium Plot VII, Row J, Grave 30
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour

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World War 1 Service

5 Oct 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 45, Mining Corps
1 Feb 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, Mining Corps
20 Feb 1916: Involvement Sergeant, SN 45, Mining Corps
20 Feb 1916: Involvement Sergeant, SN 45, Mining Corps
20 Feb 1916: Embarked Sergeant, SN 45, Mining Corps, HMAT Ulysses, Sydney
20 Feb 1916: Embarked Sergeant, SN 45, Mining Corps, HMAT Ulysses, Sydney
24 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Sergeant, 1st Tunnelling Company (inc. 4th Tunnelling Company)
9 Apr 1917: Involvement Sergeant, SN 45

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