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Leslie John BROWN

Regimental number2579
Place of birthWaverly New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address5 Annesley Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Brown, 5 Annesley Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 July 1916
Date of death26 July 1916
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row M, Grave No. 42), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
39
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth BROWN. Native of New South Wales

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