|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales|
|School||Tomerong Public School and Ashfield/Burwood School.|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||15 Robert Street, Ashfield, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||A L Leslie, Jervis Bay, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, A Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/20/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||Commissioned|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||2nd Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
'(Hermies 13 April 1917) Splendid example to men by fine leadership and courage under fire.'
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance|
'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He led his platoon in the most gallant manner, and succeeded in establishing an advanced post, in spite of being subjected to very heavy hostile fire.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal. Served at Gallipoli and France. Wounded at Polygon Wood where he lost his right eye. He later joined the Australian Flying Corps until the end of the war as Adjutant No. 5 Sqdn. Minchinhampton, England. Worked for the New South Wales Railway Department, York Street, Sydney.
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Allambie Gardens Crematorium, Gold Coast, Queensland|