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Leonard Charles CHAPLIN

Regimental number397
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCooroy, North Coast Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jessie Chaplin, Cooroy, Queensland
Enlistment date12 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 13, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll397B
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918

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