Lester Sidney BACON


BACON, Lester Sidney

Service Number: 1453
Enlisted: 20 November 1914, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 16th Infantry Battalion
Born: St Pancras, London, England, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Perth, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Killed In Action, Gallipoli, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 2 May 1915, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Panel 52, Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

20 Nov 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
22 Feb 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1453, 16th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
22 Feb 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1453, 16th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Itonus, Fremantle
Date unknown: Involvement 16th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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Son of Mrs M Flanders of "Sunnyside", Brokenhurst, Hampshire, England

Also known as LEster Sidney Bacon