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Leslie Augustine WINDUSS

Regimental number2052
Place of birthBirchip, Victoria
True NameGARRETT, Leslie Augustine
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm Hand
AddressWinley Farm, Sydenham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 9.5"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. S. Jane Garrett, 26 Moore Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name60th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/77/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 November 1919
Discharge date16 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Married Peggy Muriel VECK, spinster, aged 21, The Register Office, St Pancras, London, 27 August 1919.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 22 November 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 9 January 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 16 February 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WINDUSS Leslie Augustine

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