Name: Henry Joseph Denton

Birth Date: 1883 Where: South Australia
Died: 25 May, 1954 Where:
Place of Enlistment: Perth, Western Australia Age: 32
Serial Number: 1921 Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: L/Sergeant

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal,

 

Photograph Denton

Service Details:

 

 

24 June

1915                      Enlisted

29 June

1915                      Embarked from Fremantle

August

1915                      Embarked Egypt

12 October

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July

1916                      Wounded, Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

18 December

1916                      Rejoined Battalion

Febuary

1917                      Warlencourt

March

1917                      Attack on Malt Trench

May

1917                      Battle of Bullecourt (Hindenburg Line)

June

1917                      Bapaume

August

1917                      Cassel

18 September

1917                      Ypres

October

1917                      Broodseine & Passchendale

20 October

1917                      2nd Div. Bombing School

31 December

1918                      Rejoined Battalion

30 December

1918                      Promoted Corporal

4 March

1919                      Promoted L/Sergeant

25 March

1919                      Returned to Australia

25 June

1919                      Discharged

 

 

 

 

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