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Joseph Henry LEACH

Regimental number938
Place of birthLiverpool New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPassifield Street, Liverpool, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Leach, Passifield Street, Liverpool, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Recommendation date: 20 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1919
Date of death31 January 1954
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery

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