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Leonard PETTIT

Regimental number4268
Place of birthIslington England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressC/o Fire Station, Circullar Quay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs G Pettit, 633 Alexander Park, Wood Green, London, England
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialAnzac Cemetery (Plot II, row D, Grave No. 5), Sailly-Sur-La-Lys, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
19
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Leon and Gertrude PETTIT, 55 Palace Gates Road, Wood Green, London
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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