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Samuel Belcher LEACH

Regimental number3321
Place of birthCollingwood Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationPolisher
AddressAbbotsford, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs K A Leach, 29 Hunter Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Enlistment date5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 June 1916
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsRue-David Military Cemetery (Plot I, row c, Grave No. 28), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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