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Leslie Charles HUTCHINSON

Regimental number3376
Place of birthNorth Fremantle, Western Australia
SchoolMidland Junction, Western Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCivil service clerk
AddressMaylands, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Charles Hutchison, 11 Sherwood Street, Maylands, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date20 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1918
Place of death or woundingBray, Somme Sector, France
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot VI, Row J, Grave No. 4), Sailly-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Mary HURCHINSON, 11 Sherwood Street, Maylands, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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