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Leo Charles MARIENTHAL

Regimental number1775
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressSouth Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Julia Marienthal, Shafton Hotel, East Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 30 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll86
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Motor Transport Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).
Recommendation date: 8 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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