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Leslie Victor BARRAUD

Regimental number282
Place of birthMoonee Ponds, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCharters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Julian Barraud, Pritchard Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Previous military service2nd Infantry
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 11, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Machine Gun Corps
FateDied of wounds 30 September 1917
Date of death30 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row AA, Grave 4), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Julien and Louise BARRAUD, 10 Quinton Street, kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland. Native of Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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