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Leslie William AVERY

Regimental number712
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address60 Curzon Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mabel Sheppard, 60 Curzon Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date24 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 15, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row F, Grave 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
166
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Mother: Mrs Mable SHEPPARD, 60 Curzon Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

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