Leland Charles Tonkin 1a

Birth Name Tonkin, Leland Charles 2 3 4a 5
Gender male
Age at Death 21 years, 4 months, 13 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1896-07-29 Bordertown, South Australia, Australia  
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Military Service 1917-03-02 France Exploding shell injures leg. Gas gangrene sets in. Telegraph to parents 30 Mar 1917 "Dangerously ill". Amputation 23 Mar 1917. https://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/ViewImage.aspx?B=8393116&S=1
 
Arrival 1917-08-23 Keswick, South Australia, Australia https://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/ViewImage.aspx?B=8393116&S=1
 
Death 1917-12-11 Keswick, South Australia, Australia TONKIN. - On the 11th December, at Keswick Hospital, Leland Charles, Sergeant, late 27th Battalion, loved and loving son of John and Florrie Tonkin, Fulham, late of Normanville, aged 21 years 5 months. "Some day we will understand."
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Burial 1917-12-13 Payneham, South Australia, Australia http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5580147
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Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father John Henry Tonkin
Mother Florrie McDonald Pengilly
         Leland Charles Tonkin
    Brother     Francis Harcourt Tonkin
    Sister     Prudence Muriel Tonkin
    Sister     Margery Euphemia Tonkin
    Sister     Joyce Everilda Isabel Tonkin

Pedigree

  1. John Henry Tonkin
    1. Florrie McDonald Pengilly
      1. Leland Charles Tonkin
      2. Francis Harcourt Tonkin
      3. Prudence Muriel Tonkin
      4. Margery Euphemia Tonkin
      5. Joyce Everilda Isabel Tonkin

Ancestors

Source References

  1. Ancestry Family Trees
      • Page: Ancestry Family Tree
      • Source text:

        http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=27532969

  2. Ancestry.com: Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922
  3. Ancestry.com: Australia and New Zealand, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current
  4. Ancestry.com: Australia, WWI Service Records, 1914-1920
      • Page: National Archives of Australia; Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia; B2455, First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossiers, 1914-1920
      • Page: National Archives of Australia; Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia; B2455, First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossiers, 1914-1920
  5. Ancestry.com: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985