Leonard Ronald LISHMUND

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LISHMUND, Leonard Ronald

Service Number: SX33581
Enlisted: 24 April 1944, Wayville, South Australia
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 66th Australian Infantry Battalion
Born: Kingscote, South Australia, 23 January 1926
Home Town: Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Junior assistant (PMG)
Died: Plane crash, At sea (between Ambon and Darwin), 19 December 1945, aged 19 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Ambon Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

24 Apr 1944: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX33581, Wayville, South Australia
25 Apr 1944: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX33581
27 Mar 1945: Transferred 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, 2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
13 Aug 1945: Promoted 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, 2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
25 Oct 1945: Transferred 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, 66th Australian Infantry Battalion
19 Dec 1945: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, SN SX33581, 66th Australian Infantry Battalion

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Biography

Emplaned at Moratai on 19 Dec 1945 for medical evacuation to Darwin. Plane lost between Ambon and Darwin.