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Leslie Arthur BEAMES

Regimental number3563
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressEastwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, A Beames, Bristol Street, Eastwood, South Australia
Enlistment date23 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 January 1956
Age at death72
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 10, Grave No. 64), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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