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Leslie CHAPLIN

Regimental number6771
Place of birthCarboor, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMyrtleford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabella Chaplin, Myrtleford, Victoria
Enlistment date12 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 673A Pte Charles Edward CHAPLIN, 41st Bn, returned to Australia, 12 June 1919; 22917 Driver William CHAPLIN, 3rd Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 11 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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