Leslie EMMERSON

Leslie Emmerson Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
Toowoomba
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Bootmaker
Enlisted
11-September-1915
Place
Brisbane
Age
18
Status
Single
Service No
4778
Rank
Private
Unit
9th Battalion, 15th Reinforcements
Embarked
28-March-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
July 1919
Notes

Brother of 4777 Private Jack Emmerson.

 

Leslie Emmerson arrived in France in October 1916 and transferred to the 31st Battalion. In January 1917 he re-joined the 9th Battalion. While on leave in London in April 1919 he married Lydia Ellen Knox. He returned to Australia in July 1919 and was discharged in November.

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