Private Leslie Thomas Prior

Service number 5071
Birth Place Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Carlton
Death Date 1917-05-03
Death Place France
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 23rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private Leslie Thomas Prior (5071, 23rd Battalion) was a labourer from Carlton, Melbourne. He was killed in the second battle of Bullecourt on 3 May 1917. He is commemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France. His mother wrote that he was 15 years 3 months of age at the time of death.



Date of enlistment 05 February 1916
Date of embarkation 19 July 1916
Date of death 03 May 1917
Date of death 03 May 1917
Date of fate 03 May 1917