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Town Hall, 333 Bay Street, Port Melbourne
Town Hall, 333 Bay Street, Port Melbourne

Chaplin, Leslie (5001)

Place of Birth: Carlton, VIC

Age: 21 years 8 months

Enlistment Details: Tuesday, 14 August 1917 – Port Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 5001 view online service record

50 Glover Street
South Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
Mrs J Chaplin (mother)
50 Glover Street
South Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Saturday, 22 December 1917
Ship: HMAT Ulysses A38
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 29th Infantry Battalion – 14th Reinforcements

RTA: Saturday, 5 July 1919
Discharged: Friday, 12 September 1919

1917 ‘RECRUITING.’, Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), 18 August, p. 3. , viewed 11 Oct 2019,


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