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Albert Henry LEERSEN

Regimental number1861
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressAvoca, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jne Leersen, Avoca PO, Avoca, Victoria
Enlistment date12 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Date of death6 September 1952
Place of burialAvoca Cemetery

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