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Leslie EDGAR

Regimental number2634
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationLabourer
Address4 Randley Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Edgar, Cadler Creek, South Australia
Enlistment date28 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialNoreuil Australian Cemetery (Special Memorial A. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
150
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Jane EDGAR, Hanson Place, Stevens Street, Adelaide, South Australia

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