Leslie John McLEOD

Regimental number1077
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
SchoolState School, victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPolice Station, Yarram, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Alex. McLeod, Police Station, Yarram, Victoria
Enlistment date1 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 29 August 1915
Age at death17
Place of burialAt sea
Commemoration detailsFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1709 Pte Alexander John McLEOD, 7th Bn, killed in action, 16 August 1915.
Other detailsMedal: British War Medal
Date of death29 August 1915
Age at death17
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia