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Leonard Francis Clare BAOHM

Regimental number4433
Date of birth25 March 1896
Place of birthLaura, South Australia
SchoolLaura Public School, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationBaker
AddressLaura, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.6
Height5' 8.5"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs A E Baohm, Laura, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the 24th Light Horse, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 September 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1917
Discharge date14 August 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Kanowna', 16 December 1917; discharged (medically unfit: gun shot wound, chest), Adelaide, 14 August 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 April 1965
Age at death69
SourcesNAA: B2455, BAOHM Leonard Francis Clare

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