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Leslie Chas DAY

Regimental number187
Place of birthWarracknabeal, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBaker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Chas. Edward Day, 27 Loch Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date7 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters and Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 August 1929
Place of burialMelbourne General Cemetery, Victoria

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