Leslie BAIRD

BAIRD, Leslie

Service Numbers: VX82349, V335195
Enlisted: 4 August 1942, Casino, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/23rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, 12 September 1923
Home Town: Northcote, Darebin, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed in Action, New Guinea, 17 November 1943, aged 20 years
Cemetery: Lae War Cemetery
Plot FF, Row D, Grave 11, Lae War Cemetery, Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

4 Aug 1942: Enlisted Private, VX82349, Casino, New South Wales
4 Aug 1942: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, VX82349, 2nd/23rd Infantry Battalion
5 Aug 1942: Involvement V335195
17 Nov 1943: Involvement Private, VX82349, 2nd/23rd Infantry Battalion, New Guinea - Huon Peninsula / Markham and Ramu Valley /Finisterre Ranges Campaigns

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