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Leslie Harold BANNISTER

Regimental number2591
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressBondi Street, Bondi, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Fanny Irene Bannister, 5 Short Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Employment Company
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Mary BANNISTER; Wife: Fanny Irene BANNISTER. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 July 1937
Place of burialCremated

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