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Leonard William SEARLE

Regimental number461
Date of birth--/04/1889
Place of birthPekina South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressBlackwood, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Doris Frances Searle, Glenelg PO, Glenelg, South Australia
Enlistment date21 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentQuartermaster Sergaent
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

Quartermaster & Honorary Lieutenant


Unit: 11th Light Horse Regiment
Promotion date: 24 November 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', fourth Supplement, No. 29664, 11 July 1916; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 176, 30 November 1916.

FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919

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