Leslie Barclay POLKINGHORNE

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POLKINGHORNE, Leslie Barclay

Service Number: SX3911
Enlisted: 27 May 1940
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Curramulka, South Australia, 10 June 1914
Home Town: Karoonda, Karoonda East Murray, South Australia
Schooling: Adelaide Technical High School, Adelaide, South Australia
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in action, Papua, 1 December 1942, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Memorials: Adelaide Technical High School Old Scholars WW2 Honour Roll, Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Galga War Memorial, Karoonda Oval Memorial Gates, Karoonda Roll of Honor
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World War 2 Service

27 May 1940: Enlisted Adelaide, SA
27 May 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Corporal, SN SX3911, 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
27 May 1940: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Corporal, SN SX3911, 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
1 Dec 1942: Involvement Corporal, SN SX3911, 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Corporal, SN SX3911, 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion

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