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Leonard Nairn ROACH

Regimental number540
Date of birth--/05/1894
ReligionMethodist
OccupationInsurance clerk
Address27 Auburngrove, Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, W C Roach, 27 Auburngrove, Hawthorn, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name5th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
Promotions

Lieutenant


Unit: INF5
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

FateReturned to Australia 2 May 1918
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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