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Leslie Ernest WATSON

Regimental number5897
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressVine Street, Hurstville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Ernest Watson, Vine Street, Hurstville, New South Wales
Previous military service38th Infantry
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Corps School
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919

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