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Wilmet Annie Bennett

Walton and Weybridge Cemetery, England, where 19 New Zealanders are buried. (Courtesy of Daphne Hobby, no date) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wilmet Annie AWMM
  • Surname
    Bennett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1885 Public - Frith - Other Relative - 27 February 2015 - Family records
  • Place of birth
    Masterton, New Zealand Public - Frith - Other Relative - 27 February 2015 - Family records
  • Birth notes
    Daughter of the late Mr Jos. Bennett of Otahoua. Public - Frith - Other Relative - 27 February 2015 - Family records
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Wilmet Bennett was the daughter of the late Joseph Bennett, of Otahoua, Masterton.

    No. 2 New Zealand General Hospital, Mount Felix, Walton. (see vertical files (Hospitals, Military), Armoury Information Centre, Auckland War Memorial Museum) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 November 1918 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Walton-on-Thames Hospital, England Public - Frith - Other Relative - 27 February 2015 - Wairarapa Daily Times, Volume 44, Issue 13693, 25 November 1918, Page 4
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Walton and Weybridge (Walton-on-Thames) Cemetery, Surrey, England AWMM Screen Wall. 911. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Wilmet was my great-great-aunt and she died in the volunteer service caring for wounded soldiers. She is dearly remembered by me. RIP Wilmet. Frith Palenski (Brown)...
    Public - Frith - Other Relative - 27 February 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    Service Women Project: Sponsorship to research this record was kindly provided by the Auckland Returned Services Association, Returned Servicewomen's Branch; Marjorie Traill, Dorothy Grant, Daphne Shaw and Margaret Woollett. AWMM
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