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Leslie Joseph HANNAN

Regimental number8840
Place of birthCullerin, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWyalong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 8"
Weight168 lbs
Next of kinFather, Frank Hannan, Wyalong, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in (Voluntary) School Cadets; member for 6 months, Gunning Rifle Club.
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 16 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Discharge date21 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Plassy', 17 March 1919; disembarked Sydney, 3 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 21 June 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 January 1960
Place of burialMutmutbilly Catholic Cemetery, Beadalbane, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, HANNAN Leslie Joseph

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