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James Scott McLEISH

Regimental number165
Place of birthPerth Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Gilbert, corner of James And Walton Street off Gladstone Road, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine McLeish, 14 Robertsons Buildings Dunkeld Road, Perth, Scotland
Enlistment date23 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 25 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918

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