Leslie's of Australia & New Zealand



World War 1 South Australian Servicemen Deaths

Surname: LESLIE
Given name(s): Albert Victor
Birth date: 11-1-1892
Birth place: Jamestown SA
Father: William
Mother: Emily nee COZENS
Occupation: labourer
Residence: Hawker SA
Religion: Methodist
Marital status: single
Enlistment date: 16-5-1916
Service number: 5609
Rank: Private
Unit: 27 Battalion
Embarkation date: 28-8-1916
Embarkation port: Adelaide
Embarkation ship: HMAT Anchises
Death date: 2-9-1918
Death place: Hault-Allaines, France
Cause of death: Killed in action
Age at death: 26 y 8 m
Burial or memorial: Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, France
BDM death registration district: Death not registered SA
Notes: ROH has photo of original grave

Surname: LESLIE
Given name(s): Lawrence Bolton
Birth date: 11-12-1892
Birth place: Prospect SA
Father: Henry
Mother: Bertha nee SHELTON
Occupation: railway clerk
Residence: Quorn SA
Religion: Baptist
Marital status: single
Enlistment date: 3-12-1915
Service number: 2125
Rank: Corporal
Unit: 50 Battalion
Embarkation date: 12-8-1916
Embarkation port: Adelaide
Embarkation ship: HMAT Ballarat
Death date: 25-4-1918
Death place: France
Cause of death: Killed in action
Age at death: 25 y
Burial or memorial: Adelaide Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux, France
BDM death registration date: 13-8-1918
BDM death registration district: Adelaide
BDM death registration informant: Civil servant

Surname: LESLIE
Given name(s): William Archie
Birth place: Coonabarabran NSW
Father: James
Mother: Jane
Occupation: shearer
Residence: Coonabarabran NSW
Religion: Church of England
Marital status: single
Enlistment date: 3-11-1915
Service number: 5433
Rank: Private
Unit: 19 Battalion
Embarkation date: 22-8-1916
Embarkation port: Sydney
Embarkation ship: HMAT Wiltshire
Death date: 29-10-1917
Death place: at sea aboard 'Ulysses'
Cause of death: Consumption
Age at death: 23 y
Burial or memorial: Villers-Bretonneux, France
BDM death registration date: 23-11-1917
BDM death registration district: Port Adelaide
BDM death registration informant: Master of the 'Ulysses'
Notes: Buried at sea 40° S Lat 75°15' E Long [halfway between South Africa and Australia]. Father: Coonabarabran NSW