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Leonard TONKIN

Regimental number5359
Place of birthMount Barker South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressMurray Bridge, Long Flat, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J H Tonkin, Fort Broughton, South Australia
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death9 August 1961

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