Edwin Allen LE LEU

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LE LEU, Edwin Allen

Service Number: 6415
Enlisted: 4 October 1914, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 3rd Field Company Engineers
Born: Exeter, South Australia, July 1895
Home Town: Exeter, Port Adelaide Enfield, South Australia
Schooling: LeFevre Peninsula School
Occupation: Shipwright
Died: Killed in Action, France, 30 May 1918
Cemetery: Borre British Cemetery
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial (South Australia), Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

4 Oct 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6415, Adelaide, South Australia
20 Mar 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 6415, 3rd Field Company Engineers, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
20 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 6415, 3rd Field Company Engineers, HMAT Armadale, Sydney
30 May 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 6415, 3rd Field Company Engineers, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front"

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

His brother, 9640 Sapper Frank Edwin Le Leu of 11th Field Company Engineers was killed in action on 31 May 1917