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Arthur Douglas LEYLAND

Regimental number3225
Place of birthBarcaldine Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressBarcaldine, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Leyland, Barcaldine, Queensland
Previous military service9th Infantry
Enlistment date12 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 June 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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