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Millicent BENNETTAge: 76 years18941970

Name
Millicent BENNETT
Given names
Millicent
Surname
BENNETT
Married name
Millicent GOSSIP
Birth about 1894
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Harold Edwin/Edward Gossip 21.9.1895 (27059/Stroud) – 1948 (6309/Concord) Enlisted 27.8 1915 giving his occupation as dairy farmer. Wounded, gun shot wound to right leg 29.7.1916, France. Wounded again 5.5.1917, France and then gassed 23.5.1918. Invalided to UK 28.5.1918. m 28.9.1916 Sheffield, UK, Millicent Bennett c1894 (England) – 1.11.1970 (39904/Burwood, late of Terrigal, formerly of Lisarow) 76 yrs d/o Samuel Bennett. Returned to Australia on “Borda’ 2.2.1920. Harold enlisted again WWII 9.2.1942, N102265. In 1945 his address was Wamberal, via Gosford.

MarriageHarold Edward GOSSIPView this family
September 28, 1916 (Age 22 years)
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Harold Edwin/Edward Gossip 21.9.1895 (27059/Stroud) – 1948 (6309/Concord) Enlisted 27.8 1915 giving his occupation as dairy farmer. Wounded, gun shot wound to right leg 29.7.1916, France. Wounded again 5.5.1917, France and then gassed 23.5.1918. Invalided to UK 28.5.1918. m 28.9.1916 Sheffield, UK, Millicent Bennett c1894 (England) – 1.11.1970 (39904/Burwood, late of Terrigal, formerly of Lisarow) 76 yrs d/o Samuel Bennett. Returned to Australia on “Borda’ 2.2.1920. Harold enlisted again WWII 9.2.1942, N102265. In 1945 his address was Wamberal, via Gosford.

Birth of a son
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Arthur Bennett GOSSIP
February 23, 1921 (Age 27 years)

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Arthur Bennett Gossip 23.2.1921 – 22.6.1944 Shot down over Germany. In 1939 Arthur was appointed junior porter at Telegraph Point Railway Station.

Death of a sonArthur Bennett GOSSIP
June 22, 1944 (Age 50 years)
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Arthur Bennett Gossip 23.2.1921 – 22.6.1944 Shot down over Germany. In 1939 Arthur was appointed junior porter at Telegraph Point Railway Station.

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Rank:Flying OfficerService No:411262Date of Death:22/06/1944Age:23Regiment/Service:Royal Australian Air Force Grave Reference: 5. B. 11. Cemetery:UDEN WAR CEMETERYAdditional Information:Son of Harold Edwin and Millicent Gossip, of Wamberal, New South Wales, Australia.

Death of a husbandHarold Edward GOSSIP
about 1948 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 6309/1948 GOSSIP HAROLD EDWARD ROBERT JOHN EMILY CONCORD
Death November 1, 1970 (Age 76 years)
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Harold Edwin/Edward Gossip 21.9.1895 (27059/Stroud) – 1948 (6309/Concord) Enlisted 27.8 1915 giving his occupation as dairy farmer. Wounded, gun shot wound to right leg 29.7.1916, France. Wounded again 5.5.1917, France and then gassed 23.5.1918. Invalided to UK 28.5.1918. m 28.9.1916 Sheffield, UK, Millicent Bennett c1894 (England) – 1.11.1970 (39904/Burwood, late of Terrigal, formerly of Lisarow) 76 yrs d/o Samuel Bennett. Returned to Australia on “Borda’ 2.2.1920. Harold enlisted again WWII 9.2.1942, N102265. In 1945 his address was Wamberal, via Gosford.

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Marriage: September 28, 1916Sheffield, , England, United Kingdom
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BirthGossip Family Tree
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Harold Edwin/Edward Gossip 21.9.1895 (27059/Stroud) – 1948 (6309/Concord) Enlisted 27.8 1915 giving his occupation as dairy farmer. Wounded, gun shot wound to right leg 29.7.1916, France. Wounded again 5.5.1917, France and then gassed 23.5.1918. Invalided to UK 28.5.1918. m 28.9.1916 Sheffield, UK, Millicent Bennett c1894 (England) – 1.11.1970 (39904/Burwood, late of Terrigal, formerly of Lisarow) 76 yrs d/o Samuel Bennett. Returned to Australia on “Borda’ 2.2.1920. Harold enlisted again WWII 9.2.1942, N102265. In 1945 his address was Wamberal, via Gosford.

MarriageGossip Family Tree
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Harold Edwin/Edward Gossip 21.9.1895 (27059/Stroud) – 1948 (6309/Concord) Enlisted 27.8 1915 giving his occupation as dairy farmer. Wounded, gun shot wound to right leg 29.7.1916, France. Wounded again 5.5.1917, France and then gassed 23.5.1918. Invalided to UK 28.5.1918. m 28.9.1916 Sheffield, UK, Millicent Bennett c1894 (England) – 1.11.1970 (39904/Burwood, late of Terrigal, formerly of Lisarow) 76 yrs d/o Samuel Bennett. Returned to Australia on “Borda’ 2.2.1920. Harold enlisted again WWII 9.2.1942, N102265. In 1945 his address was Wamberal, via Gosford.

DeathGossip Family Tree
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Harold Edwin/Edward Gossip 21.9.1895 (27059/Stroud) – 1948 (6309/Concord) Enlisted 27.8 1915 giving his occupation as dairy farmer. Wounded, gun shot wound to right leg 29.7.1916, France. Wounded again 5.5.1917, France and then gassed 23.5.1918. Invalided to UK 28.5.1918. m 28.9.1916 Sheffield, UK, Millicent Bennett c1894 (England) – 1.11.1970 (39904/Burwood, late of Terrigal, formerly of Lisarow) 76 yrs d/o Samuel Bennett. Returned to Australia on “Borda’ 2.2.1920. Harold enlisted again WWII 9.2.1942, N102265. In 1945 his address was Wamberal, via Gosford.