Lennox Banebridge TERRY

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TERRY, Lennox Banebridge

Service Number: 2888
Enlisted: 16 October 1916, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 38th Infantry Battalion
Born: Bonnie Doon, Victoria, 1887
Home Town: Bonnie Doon, Mansfield, Victoria
Schooling: Bonnie Doon State School
Occupation: Miner
Died: Killed in Action, Passchendaele, Belgium, 13 October 1917
Cemetery: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
No known grave - Panel 25
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)*
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World War 1 Service

16 Oct 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2888, Melbourne, Victoria
16 Dec 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2888, 38th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Medic, Melbourne
16 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2888, 38th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
13 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2888, 38th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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Biography

Lennox Banebridge TERRY was born in 1887 in Bonnie Doon, Victoria

His parents were John TERRY and Eveline Emma FOLKS (Eva)

He enlisted on 16th October, 1916 with the Australian Army - he was with the 38th Battalion, 6th reinforcements - Unit embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT Medic on 16th December, 1916

Lennox was Killed in Action on 13th October, 1917 in the Field, Passchendaele, Belgium  - no known grave - he is honoured on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial and the Australian War Memorial

He was awarded the British War Medal and the Victory Medal

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