David Leslie BILSON

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BILSON, David Leslie

Service Number: 2858
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 52nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Mooroopna, Victoria, 1888
Home Town: Tara, Western Downs, Queensland
Schooling: Undera State School & Wesley College
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, Messines, Belgium , 9 June 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
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World War 1 Service

27 Oct 1916: Involvement Private, SN 2858, 52nd Infantry Battalion
27 Oct 1916: Embarked Private, SN 2858, 52nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Marathon, Brisbane

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