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Herbert Wilfred LEACH

Regimental number5475
Place of birthColinton Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressBungendore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, J Leach, Bungendore, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
FateDied of disease 19 December 1916
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot III, Row J, Grave No. 7), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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