|Place of birth||Beverley, Western Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Beverley, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Mary Anne Fairhead, Pingelly, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||16th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/33/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 10 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 2 December 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 16 January 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 17 January 1917.
Admitted to No 18 General Hospital, Camiers, 18 January 1917 (mumps); discharged, and marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 1 March 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 12 March 1917; taken on strength of 32nd Bn, 13 March 1917.
Detached to No 15 Australian Field Ambulance, 16 October 1917; rejoined unit, 27 October 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 6 February 1918; rejoined unit, 23 February 1918.
Admitted to No 14 Australian Field Ambulance, 12 May 1918, and transferred to No 20 Casualty Clearing Station the same day (otitis media); to No 5 General Hospital, Rouen, 13 May 1918; to England, 26 May 1918; to Horton County of London War Hospital, Epsom, 27 May 1918; to No 3 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 1 July 1918; to No 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 6 July 1918 (chronic suppuration middle ears); discharged to furlough, 25 September 1918; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 11 October 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Argyllshire', 9 December 1918; disembarked Fremantle, 19 January 1919; discharged Perth (medically unfit), 5 October 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FAIRHEAD Leslie Henry|