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Claude Leslie LUSCOMBE

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Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGovt audit clerk
AddressPetersham, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs F N Luscombe, Yeo Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 March 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name13th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialSpoilbank Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 16), Zillebkek, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Susan LUSCOMBE; husband of Florence LUSCOMBE, "Yeo", Ranger's Avenue, Cremorne, Victoria. Native of New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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