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35th BATTALION A.I.F.

Private: 1237 Leslie Gerald SPENCER.

Born: 1895.

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Father: Deceased.

Mother: Mrs Patrick Dunn. nee:


INFORMATION

Leslie Gerald Spencer enlisted on the 15th of December 1915 with D Company 35th Battalion AIF. Leslie was an original member of the battalion and left Syndey on board HMAT A24 "Benalla" on the 1st of May 1916. Leslie was a 19 year old labourer from Stewart Brook, via Scone. Australian War Memorial records don't indicate a return to Australia date.

Leslie's brother Private 66269 N. W. Spencer enlisted with the General Service Reserve and was discharged after armistace on the 11th of November 1919. He was issued a British War Medal PTE 66269 N.W.SPENCER GSR AIF. which was his only entitlement.


Both mens medals were cleaned and court mounted by Ross Sargant in February 2005 and returned to ..........

Update 02/2005.


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