Leslie Strath ALEXANDER MiD

ALEXANDER, Leslie Strath

Service Numbers: Officer, Q37111, Q68203, Q222512
Enlisted: 20 March 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Major
Last Unit: 21st Garrison Battalion
Born: Mackay, Queensland, 27 April 1886
Home Town: Ayr, Burdekin, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Schoolmaster
Died: Natural causes, Maryborough, Queensland, 9 February 1971, aged 84 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Walkerston Pioneer War Memorial Hall Honour Roll 1914-1918
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World War 1 Service

20 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 11th Light Horse Regiment, Brisbane, Queensland
2 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Captain, 11th Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
2 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Captain, 11th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Medic, Brisbane
29 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Captain, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, ANZAC Gallipoli
7 Aug 1916: Wounded GSW (leg)
1 Dec 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Major, 11th Light Horse Regiment
29 Oct 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Major, 11th Light Horse Regiment

World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement SN Q68203
3 Sep 1939: Involvement SN Q37111
12 Sep 1940: Discharged
18 Jan 1942: Involvement Major, SN Q222512
18 Jan 1942: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Major, SN Q222512, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Charters Towers, Queensland
19 Jan 1942: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Major, SN Q222512, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
1 Jul 1946: Discharged Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Major, SN Q222512, 21st Garrison Battalion

World War 1 Service

Date unknown: Involvement AIF WW1, Major, SN Officer, 11th Light Horse Regiment

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