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Leonard Charles WATTS

Regimental number129
Place of birth45 Kyrle Road, Battersea, S.W.
SchoolSaint Johns, Battersea, S.W. 11
Age on arrival in Australia18
AddressRazorback, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Watts, Kyrle Road, Battersea London, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death19.6
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave 133), Lemnos, Greece.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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