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Leslie William ARNOLD

Regimental number6031
Place of birthPyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address4 Weston Street, Balmain East, New South Wales
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Arnold, 4 Weston Street, Balmain East, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death26.10
Place of burialBoisguinmaume Communal Cemetery Extension (Row D, Grave No. 21A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
90
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Elizabeth ARNOLD, 4 Western Street East, Balmain, Sydney
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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