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Edward Sydney LEAMAN

Regimental number2040
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
SchoolSmithfield Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStore assistant
AddressMaud Street, Fairfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs V Leaman, Maud Street, Fairfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 October 1918
Place of death or woundingJoncourt, France
Age at death20.9
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row L, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Violet LEAMAN, Maud Street, Fairfield, New South Wales

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