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Leonard MARJASON

Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolFort Street High School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationWarehouseman
AddressLincolnshire The Avenue, Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Marjason, Lincolnshire The Avenue, Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed 2nd Lieut for 3 1/2 years 2nd AIR and 24th Inf.
Enlistment date1 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name18th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death21
Place of burial7th Field Ambulance Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 7), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
86
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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