NameLeonard Draper, SN 6963, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 2 October 1895, Strathpine (Qld.)
Date of Death: 18 September 1918, Amiens, Somme, France
Buried: Jeancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Aisne, France, memorial Albany Creek Cemetery
Leonard's parents were George Edward Draper and Jessie Greensill. He enlisted at Brisbane on 30 September 1916. The Draper and the Greensill families were pioneering families of Albany Creek. Leonard was killed in action at Amiens, Somme, France. His cousin Walter Greensill of Kobble Creek also died of war wounds.Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, DRAPER LLanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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