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Leonard Cecil THACKERY

Regimental number645
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDraper
Address28 Paisley Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Thackery, 28 Paisley Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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