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Leslie Oswald DOBBIE

Regimental number767
Place of birthMeadow Flat, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCommercial traveller
Address16 Watkin Street, Bondi, Sydney
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Fanny Dobbie, as above
Enlistment date17 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 8 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 28 June 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 11), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
5
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Fannie and the late George DOBBIE. Native of Meadow Flat, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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