Leo Gordon

Alias Lev
Russian spelling Лев Гордон
Born 3.10.1886
Place Girtagola (Girkalnis), Kovno (Kaunas), Lithuania
Ethnic origin Jewish
Religion Jewish
Father Solomon Gordon
Mother Leah

Wife Annie Gordon (nee Griff), married 1911, son Abraham b. 1912, Annie died 1915; wife Rebecca Gordon (nee Symonds), married 1920, Sydney

Arrived at Australia from England
on 28.10.1908
per Ortonia
disembarked at Adelaide
Residence before enlistment Adelaide, Broken Hill, Sydney
Occupation 1911 storekeeper, 1916 clerk, hotel useful, 1920, 1930 financier, 1935 salesman
Naturalisation 1911
Residence after the war Sydney, Broken Hill
Died 13.01.1942, Broken Hill, NSW

Service #1

Service number 6080
Enlisted 25.07.1916
Place of enlistment Sydney
Unit 18th Battalion, 15 ASC
Rank Private
Place Western Front, 1917-1918
Casualties WIA 1917, 1918
Final fate RTA 21.12.1918
Discharged 23.03.1919