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Leslie Roy MANSON

Regimental number2430
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressWarrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edwin Manson, Cobden, Victoria
Enlistment date23 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 May 1917
Place of burialStrand Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 3), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
128
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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