Oswald Thomas Bentley Unknown date of birth - 15 September 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number13509 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories P … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesOswald Thomas AWMM SurnameBentley AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number13509 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthNgaurangaWellington RegionNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesNgaurangaNew Zealand AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMWarehouseman AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationEdward Bentley (father)Railway TerraceJohnsonvilleWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 27 May 1916 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns1914-1919 AWMMWestern Front AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number13509 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsBritish War Medal (1914-1920) AWMMVictory Medal AWMM Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMHMNZT 54 HMNZT 55 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandPlymouthDevonEngland AWMMDeparted - 27 May 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM13th Reinforcements New Zealand Army Service Corps AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMDriver AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Oswald Bentley was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Bentley, of Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death15 September 1918 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Death notesWellingtonNew Zealand ex France AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameKarori CemeteryWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Grave referenceA. 4. (S). AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Oswald Thomas Bentley by laying a poppy. Loch Lomond Bentley Murray Waldron Bentley Oswald Thomas Bentley Richard Crawford Bentley Robert Henry Waldon Bentley Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Oswald Thomas Bentley Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedCemetery Records. Wellington City Council.http://www.wellington.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/search/search.phpSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22275608Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM33: 20 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.