Francis Robert Bentley Unknown date of birth - 18 April 1945 Key details Contribute › Service number264923 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeTrooper AWMMNew Zealand Armoured Corps, 2 Divisional Cavalry AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesFrancis Robert AWMM SurnameBentley AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number264923 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMStoreman AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM4 MacBeth StreetCavershamDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs E. Dunlop (aunt)4 MacBeth StreetCavershamDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number264923 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMDunedinOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMNew Zealand Infantry Brigade AWMMTrooper AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankTrooper AWMMNew Zealand Armoured Corps, 2 Divisional Cavalry AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Francis Bentley was the son of Ernest Bentley and Robina Bentley (nee Johnston). He was the nephew of Mrs E.M. Dunlop of Caversham, Otago. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death23 AWMM Date of death18 April 1945 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameFaenza War CemeteryItaly AWMM Grave referenceVI.G.12 AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Francis Robert Bentley by laying a poppy. Edwin Bentley Edwin Raffells Bentley Francis Robert Bentley Geoffrey Bentley Harold Cornelius Bentley Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Francis Robert Bentley Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 9: WW2 31 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.