William John LEONARD

LEONARD, William John

Service Numbers: 511, T22926
Enlisted: 21 March 1916, Place of Enlistment, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Machine Gun Company
Born: Waratah, Tasmania, Australia , 4 October 1893
Home Town: Stannary Hills, Tablelands, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Miner
Died: Kingston Beach, Kingborough Council Tasmania, Australia, 28 January 1957, aged 63 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Cornelian Bay Cemetery and Crematorium, Tasmania
Church of England, CH, Number 141
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World War 1 Service

21 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 511, 3rd Machine Gun Company, Place of Enlistment, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
23 Nov 1916: Embarked Private, SN 511, 3rd Machine Gun Company, HMAT Hororata, Melbourne
23 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, SN 511, 3rd Machine Gun Company
1 Oct 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 511, Wounded in Action
10 Nov 1917: Promoted Lance Corporal
6 Apr 1918: Imprisoned Reported Missing. Prisoner of War in German Hands

World War 2 Service

9 Aug 1941: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN T22926
9 Aug 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN T22926
9 Feb 1945: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN T22926

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