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Leonard SHORT

Regimental number4760
Place of birthProspect South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
Address83 Northgate Street, Millswood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Short, 83 Northgate Street, Millswood, South Australia
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 April 1969

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