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Leslie Joseph CORIDAS

Regimental number6775
Place of birthMaffra Victoria
SchoolState School, Springvale, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressSpring Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Coridas, Spring Vale PO, Spring Vale, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date5 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
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBuried in Belgium.
FateKilled in Action 9 March 1918
Place of death or woundingNot known
Age at death20.8
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Rosenberg Plateau Plots) (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 36), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
96
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Ellen CORIDAS, Railway Avenue, Springvale, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: 103 Pte Rupert George CORIDAS, 23rd Bn, killed in action, 28 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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