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Leonard CLARK

Regimental number283
Place of birthLondon, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 4"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, Stanley Clark, 113 Strathville Road, Earlsfield, London, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Place of enlistmentBunyip, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 April 1920
Discharge date2 September 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Married Rose Florence PODGER, spinster, aged 23, Christ Church Anglican Church, Battersea, Surrey, 25 December 1917.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Bahia Costello', 17 April 1920; disembarked Melbourne, 19 June 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 2 September 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CLARK Leonard

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