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Leonard Henry WILKINSON

Regimental number1072
Place of birthMathoura New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLocomotive fireman
AddressBridgetown, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Henry Wilkinson, Gifford Road, Bridgetown, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Railway Company
FateReturned to Australia 2 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1706 Pte Leslie George WILKINSON, 44th Bn, killed in action, 10 June 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 July 1970

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