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William Robert LEAVER

Regimental number516
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
AddressBotting Street, Albert Park, Cheltenham, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Esther Leaver, Botting Street, Albert Park, Cheltenham, South Australia
Enlistment date5 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Croix de Guerre (France)


Recommendation date: 11 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (France)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 191
Date: 12 December 1918

Date of death29 March 1955
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery

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