|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
Blake, Leslie Russell
|Place made||Australia: Queensland, Brisbane, Enoggera, Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Egypt, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Sutton Veny, Western Front|
|Date made||1915-1918; 1928|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM93 12/11/483|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
|Copying Provisions||Copying permitted subject to physical condition|
Blake, Leslie Russell, MC (Captain, b.1890 - d.1918)
Collection relating to service of Captain Leslie Russell Blake MC, 105 Howitzer Battery, Royal Australian Artillery, Egypt, France 1915-1918. Collection includes copies of letters sent to his brother in Australia. Copies made by the Australian War Memorial 1928. Location of originals unknown.
Biographical note: Captain Leslie Russell Blake, MC, 5 Brigade, Australian Field Artillery. Mentioned in Despatches. Died of wounds, France, 3 October 1918. Son of Thomas Henry and Maria Louisa Blake. Born at Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia.