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William Leslie BEST

Regimental number5046
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotorist
Address38 Herbert Street, Northcote, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mr R A Best, 38 Herbert Street, Northcote, Victoria
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919

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