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Leslie Victor GILSON

Regimental number82
Place of birthRaymond Terrace New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o M Ray, Cleary Street, Hamilton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Stuart, Furben Street, East Maitland, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1918
Place of burialBray Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
125
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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