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Leslie Caldwell RADCLIFFE

Regimental number2232
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolBrisbane Grammar School, Qld
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressAyr, Lower Burdekin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Frank Radcliffe, Ayr, Lower Burdekin, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in Qld 2nd Light Horse and Signalling Corps
Enlistment date25 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4-th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialDomart-Sur-La-Luce Communal Cemetery (Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
149
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frank and Emily RADCLIFFE, Sherwood, Queensland
Family/military connectionsCousin: Alan Radcliffe, killed Gallipoli.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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