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Leonidas LEE

Regimental number7169
Place of birthTemuka, Canterbury, New Zealand
SchoolTemuka School, NZ and Toowoomba Grammar School, Queensland
Age on arrival in Australia13
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBrookstead via Pittsworth, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Lee, Brookstead via Pittsworth, Queensland
Enlistment date12 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 37), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
105
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Annis LEE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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