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Leslie Ernest RIPPON

Regimental number2832
Place of birthRichmond River New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressLismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, George Rippon, Broadwater via Ballina, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death28 October 1959

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