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Soldier profiles

Name : LUPTON, LESLIE
Service Number : NX37324
Date of Birth : 01/12/1914
Place of Birth : LEEDS, ENGLAND
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 25/06/1941
Locality on Enlistment : HURSTVILLE, NSW
Place of Enlistment : PADDINGTON, NSW
Next of Kin : LUPTON, CLARA
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : N/A
Date Died : 08/04/1945
Age at Death : 30
Community Roll of Honour : UNKNOWN
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : LABUAN MEMORIAL, MALAYSIA. PANEL 19. / AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL COMMEMORATIVE AREA PANEL 73
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : 08/04/1945 / ILLNESS / SANDAKAN CAMP (BORNEO)
P.O.W. Camps (details) : SANDAKAN (BORNEO)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0054 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 4894406 [NOT EXAMINED], Barcode 766663 [DIGITISED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Commonwealth War Graves Commission,   Australian War Memorial,   AWM_P02467.349.jpg,   Death notice (The Sydney Morning Herald 06/11/1945)

Background : Son of Benjamin and Sarah Lupton.