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Leslie Joseph WELCH

Regimental number8018
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWarder
Address13 Frederick Street, Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Thomas Joseph Welch, 13 Frederick Street, Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Battery 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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