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Leonard Hugh WATT

Regimental number57469
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationChef
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26 years 10 months
Height 5' 6.25"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Hugh Watt, Melton Arms Hotel, Melton
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 March 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Unit name4th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 17 August 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Discharge date18 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Dorset', 29 April 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 11 June 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 18 September 1919

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WATT Leonard Hugh

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