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Nellie LEAKE

Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationNurse
AddressOrange, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Leake, Anson Street, Orange, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentStaff Nurse
Unit name3rd Australian General Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 15 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSISTER
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Nursing Service
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29845, 1 December 1916; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62, 19 April 1917.

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29845 (1 December 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62 (19 April 1919)

FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Medals

Royal Red Cross, Second Class


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

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