The AIF Project

Leonard Walter Charles Joseph Muskett YETTS

Regimental number5935
Place of birthEngland
SchoolHamilton State School, Victoria
Age on arrival in Australia8
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway employee
Address32 Wellington Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret A Yetts, 32 Wellington Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date20 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death42
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialOxford Road Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave 5), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles Muskett and Jessie YETTS; Wife: Margaret A. YETTS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format