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Leo Julius Edward LANGE

Regimental number6602
Place of birthMount Gambier, South Australia
SchoolMarleyup State School, near Kojonup, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressWagin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, R C Lange, Wagin, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 29 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe died from tuberculosis.
FateDied of disease 8 April 1919
Age at death20
Place of burialCowley (St. Lawrence) Churchyard (Australian 99), Middlesex
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
113
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Rudolph and Frances LANGE, Wagin, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsUncle: John SPENCER, killed at Mesopotamia.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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