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Leslie BOSANKO

Regimental number394
Place of birthDrouin, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPenrose, Drouin, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, F Bosanko, Penrose, Drouin, Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date19 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 4, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2509 Pte Ernest BOSANKO, 3rd Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 12 June 1919; 6798A Pte Frederick William BOSANKO, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 September 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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