Arthur Franklin BENNETT

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BENNETT, Arthur Franklin

Service Number: SX5239
Enlisted: 13 June 1940, Wayville, SA
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Port Lincoln, SA, 10 December 1908
Home Town: Port Lincoln, Port Lincoln, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Plasterer
Died: Killed in action, Libya, 3 August 1941, aged 32 years
Cemetery: Tobruk War Cemetery, Tobruk, Libya
Plot 4, Row N, Grave 9 Roll of Honour Port Lincoln
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cummins War Memorial, Port Lincoln Enlistments Honor Roll WW2
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World War 2 Service

13 Jun 1940: Involvement Private, SN SX5239, 2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
13 Jun 1940: Enlisted Wayville, SA
13 Jun 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN SX5239, 2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
13 Jun 1940: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN SX5239, 2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement
Date unknown: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN SX5239, 2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion

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Biography

2/43 Battalion

Rank - Private

Son of Arthur and Linda Evelyn Bennett, of Norwood, South Australia