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Leslie James CREEK

Regimental number3797
Date of birth24 June 1893
Place of birthGulgong, New South Wales
SchoolMarrickville Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address100 Victoria Road, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, E J Creek, 100 Victoria Road, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2568 Pte Frederick Oswald CREEK, 45th Bn, killed in action, 7 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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