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Regimental number1867
Place of birthHowlong New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBrown's Plains via Chiltern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Charles Leseberg, Brown's Plains via Chiltern, Victoria
Enlistment date1 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 March 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt John Allan Leseberg on NR
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemeterry (Plot VII, Row A, Grave No. 63), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Elizabeth LESEBERG, Browns Plains, Chiltern, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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