Leslie Charles Thomas ELSO


ELSO, Leslie Charles Thomas

Service Number: 1263
Enlisted: 12 September 1914, Morphettville, South Australia
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 16th Infantry Battalion
Born: Yarraville, Footscray, Victoria, Australia, 18 April 1894
Home Town: Yarraville, Maribyrnong, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Station Hand
Died: Killed in action, Chocolate Hill, Gallipoli, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 2 May 1915, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

12 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Morphettville, South Australia
22 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 1263, 16th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
22 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 1263, 16th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Melbourne
2 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 1263, 16th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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