|Place of birth||South Melbourne, Victoria|
|School||Brighton Road State School, St Kilda, Victoria|
|Other training||Served 3 years in the Victorian Rifles, 5 years in the Victorian Scottish Regiement.|
|Address||St Kilda, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Dorothy Mair Cubbins, 12 Myrtle Street, East St Kilda, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Victoria Rifles (3 years); Victoria Scottish Regiment (5.5 years, still serving)|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||57th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/74/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Place of death or wounding||Polygon Wood, Belgium|
|Age at death||27|
|Place of burial||Ste Marie Cemetery (Div. 62, Plot V, Row M, Grave No. 10), Le Havre. France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: James and Jessie CUBBINS, St. Kilda; husband of Dorothy M. CUBBINS, "Peronne", 24 Charles Street, St. Kilda, Victoria|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 16 December 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 18 February 1917, and marched into 15th Training Bn, Hurdcott, the same day.
Proceeded overseas to France, 14 May 1917; marched into 5th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 15 May 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 28 May 1917, and taken on strength of 57th Bn, in the field, the same day.
Wounded in action, 25 September 1917; admitted to No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 26 September 1917, and transferred to No 2 Ambulance Train, the same day (shrapnel wound, right cheek); to No 12 General Hospital, Rouen, 27 September 1917; to England, 23 October 1917; to Reading War Hospital, 24 October 1917; to No 3 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 23 November 1917; discharged to furlough, 24 November 1917; marched into No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 9 December 1917.
Found guilty, 29 December 1917, of being absent without leave from 1530 hours, 27 December 1917, until 1900 hours, 28 December 1917: award, admonished, and forfeits 2 days' pay by Royal Warrant.
Marched into Overseas Training Bde, Longbridge Deverill, 14 January 1918.
Marched into 15th Training Bn, Codford, 23 January 1918.
On Command at 5th Division Signal School, Codford, 24 January 1918, and attached to 14th Training Bn the same day.
Proceeded overseas to France, 17 May 1918; marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, Le Havre, 19 May 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 24 May 1918; taken on strength of 60th Bn, in the field, 2 June 1918.
Wounded in action (2nd occasion), 30 August 1918; admitted to No 6 Australian Field Ambulance, 30 August 1918, and transferred to No 61 Casualty Clearing Station, the same day (shrapnel wound, wrist and hand); to No 11 Stationary Hospital, 4 September 1918; to No 2 Convalescent Depot, 4 September 1918; to No 11 Convalescent Depot, Buchey, 5 September 1918; discharged, 11 October 1918, and marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, Le Havre, the same day.
Admitted to No 40 Stationary Hospital, Harfleur, 16 October 1918 (influenza).
Died, No 40 Stationary Hospital, 21 October 1918 (broncho pneumonia).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CUBBINS Leslie James Lachlan|