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Leslie Alfred PRYOR

Regimental number1932
Place of birthIslington, New South Wales
SchoolTamworth Public School, Tamworth, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressJewery Street, Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, James Pryor, Jewery Street, Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 28 March 1918
Place of death or woundingAmman, Palestine
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialDamascus British War Cemetery (Row C, Grave number 32), Syria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
5
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Sarah PRYOR
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1934 Pte Raymond Robert PRYOR, 6th Light Horse, returned to Australia. Cousins: Pte Walter Pryor, killed in action, France; Lance Corporal RG Pryor, wounded twice and died of pneumonia in hospital in England.~

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