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Alexander McLEOD

Regimental number378
Place of birthJamestown, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address10 Sixth Avenue, St Peters, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Olla Alma Elsie McLeod, 10 Sixth Avenue, St Peters, South Australia
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll378C
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Catherine MCLEOD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 January 1940
Age at death61
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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