Bennett, Percival Henry (2084)

Place of Birth: Balranald, NSW

Age: 21 years 6 months

Enlistment Details: Friday, 22 October 1915 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 2084            view online service record

229 Dow Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
Walter Samual Bennett (father)
229 Dow Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Friday, 28 January 1916
Ship: HMAT Themistocles A32
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 4th Light Horse Regiment – 14th Reinforcements

RTA: Wednesday, 8 October 1919
Discharged: Saturday, 20 December 1919


  1. Brian Membrey says

    Second World War : Born 6 April, 1894, enlisted 23 July, 1941 (as Percy), served N274121, Private, 7 Australia POW Guard Company, locality of enlistment Leeton, N.S.W., Attested Paddington, N.S.W., NOK Julia BENNETT. Discharged 1 November, 1945

  2. Brian Membrey says

    BACK FROM THE WAR. (1919, December 20). Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), p. 3. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from

    “In the Methodist School Hall, on Monday night week, about 40 ladies and gentlemen were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bennett, to welcome home their son Pte P. H. Bennett, after over four years’ absence. Mr. Langley was in the chair. By the chairman, and Mr. Dusting and other gentlemen tbe guest of the evening was assured of the company’s goodwill”.

  3. Brian Membrey says

    OBITUARY. Walter Samuel Bennett (1920, February 21). Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), p. 3. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from

    (The son that returned was 2084, Percival Henry Bennett); there was no Walter Samuel junior

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