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Leslie HENDRIE

Regimental number1720
Place of birthPreston, Victoria
SchoolPreston State School, Preston, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarrier
AddressSouth Preston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, Mr George Hendrie, Raglan Street, South Preston, Victoria
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingHarbonnieres, France
Age at death23
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VI, Row J, Grave No. 18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
167
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Amelia HENDRIE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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