|Place of birth||Ballarat, Victoria|
|School||South Melbourne State School, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||55 Reed Street, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Isabella Elizabeth Bull, 3 Elizabeth Street, Kensington, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||France|
|Age at death||27|
|Age at death from cemetery records||27|
|Place of burial||Rue du Bois Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No 1), Fleurbaix, France|
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Edward and Mary BULL; Wife: E.I. BULL, 3 Faussett Street, Albert Park, Victoria|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Joined 7th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 20 January 1916.
Transfererd to 59th Bn, 24 February 1916, and taken on strength, Tel el Kebir.
Admitted to 15th Field Ambulance, 1 March 1916 (parotitis), and transferred same day to 2nd Australian Stationary Hospital; discharged to duty, 17 March 1916.
Transfererd to 60th Bn, 22 March 1916.
Admitted to 15th Field Ambulance, Ferry Post, 17 May 1916 (sore feet); discharged to unit, 19 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Killed in action, 19 July 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalWife submitted the following words to be inscribed on the headstone: 'Come unto me, all ye that labour, and I will give you rest & ye will find rest unto your soul'; on being informed, 8 March 1922, that this exceeded the permitted 66 letters, including spaces, she submitted the words 'He gave his life that others may live'.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BULL Edward Leslie|