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Arnold Rupert LESCHEN

Date of birth10 January 1894
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinDr H A Leschen, 11 Ord Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Previous military service37th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery


Unit: 5th Division artillery
Promotion date: 21 January 1917

FateResigned 12 February 1919

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