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Leslie George RUB

Regimental number3892
Place of birthDrayton Queensland
ReligionCongregational
OccupationCarpenter
AddressQueensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kate Rub. Drayton via Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date28 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name26th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 16), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
173
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Kate RUB, Gipps Street, Drayton, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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