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Charles David LECKIE

Regimental number7576
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolGrammar School, Ballarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressPrahran, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinNi, Mrs L Davies, 80 Bendigo Street, Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date11 June 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameApril 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollTunnelling Companies
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied at Sea near Suez.
FateDied of disease 6 February 1919
Age at death42
Place of burialAt Sea
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Date of Death as 5/2/1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: David WALSH

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