Leslie James LYONS

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LYONS, Leslie James

Service Number: NX60128
Enlisted: 29 July 1940, Paddington, NSW, Australia
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 17th Anti Tank Battery
Born: Junee, New South Wales, 7 April 1910
Home Town: Orange, Orange Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Died at sea (POW of Japan-Montevideo Maru), South China Sea, 1 July 1942, aged 32 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave; (At Sea); (CWGC) Official Commemoration - Memorial Location: Panel 3. Roll of Honour: Junee, NSW, Australia.
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Rabaul Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Gunner, SN NX60128, 17th Anti Tank Battery
29 Jul 1940: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Gunner, SN NX60128, 17th Anti Tank Battery, Battle of Rabaul
29 Jul 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Gunner, SN NX60128, 17th Anti Tank Battery, Paddington, NSW, Australia
15 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Battle of Rabaul

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