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Leo Roy FARRELL

Regimental number3250
Date of birth24 November 1896
Place of birthManoora, South Australia
SchoolManoora and St Annacletus Catholic School, Peterborough
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLoco cleaner
AddressPetersburg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Farrell, Petersburg, South Australia
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in France and hospitalised in England
Date of death12 May 1994
Age at death97
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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