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Leonard Vincent COLLINS

Regimental number3544
Place of birthWaratah, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWaratah, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, D M Collins, Waratah, Tasmania
Enlistment date5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 1 (Plot VII, Row G, Grave No. 11), Beaumont-Hamel, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Dennis Michael and Dora COLLINS, Waratah, Tasmania

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