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Leslie Harold BUCKLER

Regimental number6
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
Address51 Holborrow Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 8"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Buckler, 51 Holborrow Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Previous military serviceWas a member of a Metropolitan Rifle Club
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Discharge date16 October 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BUCKLER Leslie Harold

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