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Army Number: NX53639Image not available
First Names: Ernest Leslie
Known as: Les
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Madelaine DAVIDSON
Date of Birth: 3/5/1918
Place of Birth: Gilgandra, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 8/7/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Chatswood, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 29/7/1941
Taken on strength at: Sydney, NSW
Taken on strength from: 1st Reinforcements, 2/30 Bn., Sydney, NSW (ex 8th Infantry Training Battalion, Dubbo)
Company: HQ
Platoon: Signals
Section: Line Section
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Thomson Road, Mount Pleasant, Caldecott Hill & Bukit Timah; River Valley Road
Other Work Parties: F Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : Train 5, Truck 5
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 8/12/1943
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi
Plot/Row/Grave: 1.B.45
Information: Admitted to 2/4 CCS on 25/12/1941; transferred to 13 AGH on 26/12/1941; discharged to GBD ex 13 AGH on 3/1/1942; rejoined 2/30 Bn on 9/1/1942; died of illness (Doi) Kanburi (Dysentery); DVA Nominal Roll shows DOB as 3/5/1917
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