Leonard Headland HUGHES

HUGHES, Leonard Headland

Service Number: 3520
Enlisted: 9 August 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Adelaide, South Australia, 8 March 1891
Home Town: Kapunda, Light, South Australia
Schooling: Muirden College and Adelaide University, South Australia
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Killed in Action, France, 23 July 1916, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Serre Road Cemetery No.2 Beaumont Hamel, France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Kapunda District Honour Board, Kapunda Dutton Park Memorial Gardens WW1 Plaque, Kapunda and District Fallen Soldiers Monument
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World War 1 Service

9 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 3520, Adelaide, South Australia
12 Jan 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 3520, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '15' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Borda embarkation_ship_number: A30 public_note: ''
12 Jan 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 3520, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Adelaide
28 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 10th Infantry Battalion
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 3520, 10th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières , --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 3520 awm_unit: 10 Battalion awm_rank: Private awm_died_date: 1916-07-23

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