|Place of birth||Dungog, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||'Arden', Falcon Street, North Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21.3|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs L Ferguson, 'Arden', Falcon Street, North Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||17th Infantry|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Sergeant|
|Unit name||19th Battalion, C Company|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Bar to Military Cross
Work near Hamel from 8-11 August 1918.
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He led his men in the attack with great gallantry, and captured 120 yards of the enemy's trench together with thirty prisoners. He has at all times set a fine example of courage and determination.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 133
|Family/military connections||Brother: 3053 N R FERGUSON,|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 1 November 1919; appointment terminated (discharged), 17 April 1920.
Medal: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalAlso served in World War II
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FERGUSON Leon Dudley|