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Angas Barr McLEISH

Regimental number29611
Place of birthMount Gambier South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Address155 Somerset Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J A McLeish, 155 Somerset Street, Richmond, Victoria
Previous military service55th Infantry
Enlistment date22 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 120
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 13 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 7), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Alexander and Alice MCLEISH, 144 Kent Street, Richmond, Victoria. Native of Mount Gambier, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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