The AIF Project


Regimental number2195
Place of birthCheshire England
OccupationHospital warder
AddressDistrict Hospital, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, Mr Joseph Leighton, 11 Lower House, Bollington, Macclesfield, England
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918

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