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Leslie SHELTON

Regimental number2473
Place of birthAvenel Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressAvenel, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Richard John Shelton, Avenel, Victoria
Enlistment date15 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Persia on 10 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 May 1933

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