John Godfrey BAENSCH

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BAENSCH, John Godfrey

Service Number: 2566
Enlisted: 17 July 1915, Enlisted in Geelong
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 24th Infantry Battalion
Born: Germantown (now Grovedale), Victoria, Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: St Albans, Brimbank, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Tanner
Died: Wounds, France, 8 August 1916, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Boulogne Eastern Cemetery
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, East Geelong War Memorial, St Albans Concord Division O.S.T. No 8 Honor Roll, Waurn Ponds Shire of South Barwon Honor Roll
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World War 1 Service

17 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2566, 24th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted in Geelong
27 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2566, 24th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières
27 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2566, 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
9 Feb 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2566, 24th Infantry Battalion
5 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 2566, 24th Infantry Battalion, G.S.W. Leg and Arm 4th Field Ambulance, Admitted and Transferred to 26th Motor Amp. corp
7 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 2566, Admitted to 5th British Red Cross Hospital

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