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Leslie Bertram READ

Regimental number7685
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTeacher
AddressHobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, W Read, Montrose, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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