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Leslie Thornton GOLD

Regimental number924
Place of birthNewton, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressWright Court, Wright Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Gold, 29 Queen Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date4 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Company
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Date of fate unclear on Nominal Roll.
Other details

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

Date of death27 November 1957
Place of burialDudley Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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