Leslie Arthur BEST

Regimental number4979
Place of birthSingleton New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Mrs H E Best, Candelo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, H E Best, PO, Candelo, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Not awarded.
Recommendation date: 17 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919