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Leslie Clegg McMURDO

Regimental number4563
Place of birthYorkshire England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBople Mountains, Netjar, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Beatrice McMurdo, Lanswood Villa, Sixth avenue, Durham, Natal, South Africa
Enlistment date21 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records17
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row D, Plot 7), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Beatrice MCMURDO, 602 Stamford Hill Road, Durban, South Africa
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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