|Place of birth||Killarney, Queensland|
|Address||c/o Mrs Anna Dwyer, Jondaryan, via Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Anna Dywer, Jondaryan, via Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Light Horse Field Ambulance, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/42/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A26 Armadale on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Field Ambulance|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Father: James J ROGERS, d. 31 December 1910, aged 42.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Brisbane, 22 September 1915; disembarked Albany, Western Australia (sick); re-embarked Fremantle on board HMAT 'Ulysses', 2 November 1915; attached to 6th Reinforcements, 28th Bn.
Transferred to 3rd Field Ambulance, Tel el Kebir, 7 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 3 April 1916, and admitted to Lahore Indian Stationary Hospital (parotitis); transferred to 2nd Australian Stationary Hospital; discharged to 1st Australian Base Depot, 15 April 1916; rejoined 3rd Field Ambulance, 29 June 1916.
Found guilty, 20 November 1916, of when on Active service, being absent without leave from 1900, 18 November, to 1015, 19 November 1916: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited a total of 8 days' pay.
Admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance, 26 March 1917 (scabies), and transferred to Scabies Station; discharged to duty, 28 March 1917; rejoined unit same day.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 3 June 1917.
On leave to England, 10 July 1917; rejoined unit from leave, 28 July 1917.
Admitted to 1st Australian Division Rest Station, 8 August 1917 (trench fever); transferred to 53rd Casualty Clearing Station, 19 August 1917; to 3rd Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, 20 August 1917; to England, 24 August 1917, and admitted to 1st Southern General Hospital, Birmingham, 25 August 1917; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield; to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 25 September 1917 (urethitis); discharged, 31 October 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 6 January 1918; rejoined unit, in the field, 16 January 1918.
Promoted Temporary Corporal, 1 August 1918; Temporary Sergeant, 2 August 1918; Staff Sergeant, 3 August 1918.
On leave to Paris, 12 December 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 4 January 1919.
Admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance, 26 January 1919; rejoined unit from hospital, 27 January 1919.
Embarked for England for return to Australia, 20 March 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda', 11 May 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 27 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 21 August 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||30|
|Place of burial||Warwick Cemetery, Queensland|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ROGERS Leslie James|