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Leonard James GILLESPIE

Regimental number54
Place of birthSwan Creek Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFather, William Gillespie, Hermitage, Killarney Line, Queensland
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 July 1917
Date of death23 January 1947
Place of burialWarwick Cemetery

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