James Leslie SAUNDERS

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SAUNDERS, James Leslie

Service Number: 182
Enlisted: 20 February 1915, Cairns, Queensland
Last Rank: Company Sergeant Major
Last Unit: 26th Infantry Battalion
Born: Roma, Queensland, 8 February 1890
Home Town: Chillagoe, Queensland
Schooling: Brisbane Grammar School
Occupation: Miner
Died: Died of Illness (Meningitis), Egypt, 1 February 1916, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Tel El Kebir War Memorial Cemetery
Tel El Kebir War Memorial Cemetery, Tel el Kebir, North Egypt, Egypt
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Brisbane Grammar School Memorial Library WW1 Honour Board 2
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World War 1 Service

20 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 182, 26th Infantry Battalion, Cairns, Queensland
24 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 182, 26th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
24 May 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 182, 26th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Brisbane
1 Feb 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Company Sergeant Major, SN 182, 26th Infantry Battalion

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