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Leonard Luttrell COULSON

Regimental number1264
Place of birthSidmouth England
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J G Coulson, Burwen House, Rickmansworth, England
Enlistment date23 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommisioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Recommendation date: 11 September 1916


Military Medal

'Consistently performed most excellent patrol work especially during period 5th tp 15th August at Pozieres and on the very wet nights of 29th and 30th August, on the latter of which he was wounded.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 January 1963
Age at death73

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