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Hardman Lewis LEICESTER

Regimental number19604
Date of birth3 May 1891
Place of birthNorwood, South Australia
SchoolAdelaide High School, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationDraughtsman
AddressPetersburg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susannah Leicester, Rose Terrace, Wayville, South Australia
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameSanitary Section 1, Engineer Reinforcements July 1917
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Signal Troop
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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