Gunner Edmund (Eddie) Bengrey-Denton

First year at Wesley 1907
Personal information Footballer. LA Adamson listed his date of death as 6/9/1918. In the St Kilda Cemetery, there is a memorial to him on his grandparents and parents grave.
Date enlisted 20/06/1916
Unit enlisted 14th Field Artillery Brigade, 8th Reinforcements - Service Number 30527
Service details NAA, AWM and CWGC lists as Bengrey-Denton. The Battle of Epehy was on 18/9/18 involving the outposts of the Hindenburg line. Support action occurred in the days after. No specific information on his death, but casualties for his unit were rather light. Two brothers; Sergeant Ernest Bengrey Denton and Private Harry Bengrey Denton also served.
Date of death 20/09/1918 - 27 years of age
Unit details 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, 102th Howitzer Battery
Cemetery/Memorial Place Hancourt British Cemetery - Row B Grave 11
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