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Trio to the 13th Light Horse Regiment

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WWI Trio to the 13th Light Horse Regiment

All medals impressed to “854 PTE. A. LEIGH-SEWELL 13 L.H.R. A.I.F.”

Alvin Leigh-Sewell from Auburn, N.S.W., enlisted into the 2nd reinforcement for the 13th Light Horse Regiment

in Melbourne on 20/4/1915. He listed prior service with “G” Squadron, Light Horse, at Broadmeadows.

He embarked from Melbourne on 23/9/1915 (Via Sydney 26/6/1915) for the M.E. where he was T.O.S. into the 4th Div.

Cav. Reg. on 28/3/1916  Joining the B.E.F. at Marseilles, France, on 10/6/1916 he was T.O.S. into the 1st Light Horse Reg.

on 7/7/1916.  Intending to return to Australia on 31/1/1918 (via Capetown 23/3/1918), he missed his ship

and consequently forfeited 28 days’ pay and given 168 hours of detention. 

 He then departed the next day on another ship bound for Australia.  VF or better     

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