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Leslie Vincent HIGGINS

Regimental number2392
Place of birthGunnedah New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBookkeeper
AddressTralee Marrickville Road, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, P F Higgins, Tralee Marrickville Road, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 April 1916
Date of death26 June 1972
Place of burialNoraville Cemetery

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