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Leslie PICKEN

Regimental number1619
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTraveller
AddressSouth Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Picken, 'Overcourt', Stephens Road, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date24 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Headquarters
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
SourcesMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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