Leslie LYONS

Regimental number3563
Place of birthBalaclava Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHat blocker
AddressShorts Road, North Coburg, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alfred Lyons, corner of Bowen And Gouch Streets, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date26 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Date of death29 December 1949
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery