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Leslie Alfred ORCHARD

Regimental number29329
Place of birthBalmain New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFerry master
Address103 Evans Street, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs E G M Orchard, 103 Evans Street, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 117
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 12 December 1918
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialKilburnie Burial Ground E. 280), Scotland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George David and Elizabeth Sarah ORCHARD; husband of E G. ORCHARD, 103 Evans Street, Rozelle, New South Wales

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