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Leone WATERS

Regimental number2393
Place of birthWallacedale Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWallacedale via Hamilton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Waters, Wallacedale via Hamilton, Victoria
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 June 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row D, Grave 5), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary WATERS.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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