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Leslie Raymond JENNINGS

Regimental number2435
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
SchoolSawpit Gully Public School, near Young, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBack Creek Road, Young, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edmond Jennings, Back Creek Road, Young, New South Wales
Previous military serviceTrainee in Australian Field Artillery 18th Battery Young.
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied Fremantle Tuberculosis, wounded in thigh.
FateReturned to Australia 22 December 1918
Place of death or woundingUnknown
Date of death4 March 1919
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161

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