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Leslie Herbert BAILEY

Regimental number1318
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSteward
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinBrother, Harold F Bailey, Marion House, Goulton Road, Clapton, London, England
Enlistment date23 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified (Mention in Despatches)


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29354 (5 November 1915); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No. 12 (27 January 1916).
Recommendation date: Despatch No 19 refers/ 28 June 1915.

FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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