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Oliver Leigh EAST

Regimental number9616
Place of birthMallala, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressMallala, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinBrother, Roy East, Mallala, South Australia
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name11th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Date of death4 September 1967
Place of burialMallala Cemetery

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