|Place of birth||Canterbury, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||18 Sydney Street, Marrickville, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||29|
|Next of kin||Father, William Law, 18 Sydney Street, Marrickville, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||33rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/50/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||33rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
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|Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 17 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917. and marched in to 9th Training Bn.
Proceeded overseas to France, 20 March 1917; taken on strength, 33rd Bn, in the field, 10 April 1917.
Wounded in action, 7 June 1917 (gun shot wound, right arm, left wrist), admitted to 9th Field Ambulance and transferred to Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to 7th Canadian General Hospital, Etaples, 8 June 1917; to 6th Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 17 June 1917. Found guilty, 18 June 1917, of being absent without leave from 10.30 am parade: awarded forfeiture of 1 day's pay.
Transferred to 3rd Australian Division Base Depot, Havre, 21 June 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 5 July 1917.
Admitted to 11th Field Ambulance,19 July 1917 (septic knee); discharged to Divisional Rest Centre, 21 July 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 21 July 1917.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 12 October 1917 (gun shot wound, left arm); admitted to 83rd General Hospital, Boulogne, 13 October 1917; transferred to England, 18 October 1917, and admitted same day to Northampton War Hospital; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 28 December 1917; discharged on furlough, 31 December 1917, to report to No 3 Command Depot, 14 January 1918.
Marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 14 February 1918.
Found guilty, 30 March 1918, of being absent without leave from 4 pm, 26 March, to 5 pm, 28 March 1918, when ordered to return to his Camp under open arrest: awarded forfeiture of 3 days' pay; total forfeiture of 6 dats' pay.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda', 5 April 1918; disembarked Sydney, 1 June 1918; discharged (medically unfit: wounded), Sydney, 3 September 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
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|Sources||NAA: B2455, LAW Leslie Charles|