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Leslie Richard GAHAN

Regimental number2168
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMidland Junction PO, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Edith Gahan, 15 George Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Edith GAHAN
Other details

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

Date of death30 May 1941
Age at death48
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia

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