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Leslie A. Cartledge

Private

24th Infantry Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: M. Ellis
  • Plaque: 1855

Additional Info

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Biography

Leslie Albert Cartledge enlisted in the 24th Infantry Battalion, Regimental No. 2597, in Ballarat, on 2nd August 1915. He was 20 years old, single and employed as a jockey. He was shot during the fighting near Estaires on 16th July 1916. He was being treated in the No. 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station when he died on 17th July 1916. He is buried at Estaires Communal Cemetery, Nord, France.
Tree No. 1855

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour