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Leslie Cunliff THOMASSON

Regimental number6400
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressCamberwell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John C Thomasson, 24 St John's Avenue, Camberwell, Victoria
Enlistment date14 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row B, Grave No. 5), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Burwood Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: John Cunliffe and Jessie THOMASSON, 24 St. John's Avenue, Camberwell, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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