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Leslie J. Malin


39th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Robur
  • Planted By: S. Heathcote
  • Plaque: 2452

Additional Info

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Leslie John Malin was born in Ballarat, and enlisted from there on 19th June 1916. He was 34 years old, a widower, and a manufacturer. He was posted to the 39th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 2109. He earned promotion to Corporal. On 30 August 1918 he was seriously wounded in action In the area of Mont St Quentin, and died on 1st September 1918. He is buried in Daours Communal Cemetery, Somme, France.
Tree No. 2452

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour