We remember Leslie Swayn

We remember Leslie Swayn

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Deans Marsh Victoria Australia Source:9435509 Source:8400998 11th October 1892
1896
sibling Ernest Swayn Source:9435509 6th February 1896
1914
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1421 Recruit Depot Battalion Broadmeadows Source:9435507 9th November 1914 - 3rd January 1915
1914
employment Motor Mechanic Australia Source:9435507 9th November 1914
1914
enlistment Colac Victoria Australia Source:9435507 9th November 1914
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1421 7th Battalion 2nd Reinforcements Source:9435507 3rd January 1915 - 4th April 1915
1915
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9435507 March 1915 - 5th April 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:9435507 4th April 1915 - 7th January 1916
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1421 5th Battalion 3rd Reinforcements Source:9435507 4th April 1915 - 19th June 1915
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1421 7th Battalion Source:9435507 19th June 1915 - 12th August 1915
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Temporary Corporal 1421 7th Battalion Source:9435507 12th August 1915 - 18th August 1916
1916
hospitalisation Mumps/Parotitis Hospital/Institution Source:9435507 23rd January 1916 - 9th March 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9435507 31st March 1916 - 25th January 1919
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1421 7th Battalion Source:9435507 18th August 1916 - 22nd May 1919
1916
hospitalisation Gunshot wound - legs Hospital/Institution Source:9435507 18th August 1916 - 7th January 1917
1919
discharge Source:9435507 22nd May 1919
1928
marriage Ivy Emma Scutcheon Source:9435509 28th January 1928
1929
children Roderick Swayn Source:9435509 17th March 1929
1930
children Harold Arthur Swayn Source:9435509 15th July 1930
1939
children Margaret Elizabeth Swayn Source:9435509 2nd January 1939
1985
death Not War Related Colac Australia Source:9435536 6th January 1985
burial Colac Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Colac Australia Source:9435536

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Leslie
Initials L
Last Name Swayn
Source 8400998
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 1421 Recruit Depot Battalion Broadmeadows Private
Australian Imperial Force 1421 7th Battalion 2nd Reinforcements Private
Australian Imperial Force 1421 5th Battalion 3rd Reinforcements Private
Australian Imperial Force 1421 7th Battalion Private
Australian Imperial Force 1421 7th Battalion Temporary Corporal
Australian Imperial Force 1421 7th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Roderick Swayn son 17th March 1929
Harold Arthur Swayn son 15th July 1930
Margaret Elizabeth Swayn daughter 2nd January 1939
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Box mother
Andrew Swayn father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ernest Swayn brother 6th February 1896
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ivy Emma Scutcheon wife 28th January 1928
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Blue Fair
DateHeightSource
1914-11-09 5'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-11-09 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

External Evidence

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A New Land and a New Beginning Gary3194
Geelong Cemeteries Trust Gary3194

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Leslie Swayn Gary3194
Ernest Swayn Gary3194

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