Leonard Victor Bartlett

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First name: Leonard

Middle name: Victor

Last name: Bartlett

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Leonard Victor Bartlett, English born, served as a signaller on a troopship at the landing on Gallipoli and as a telephonist at the evacuation with the 4th Battalion. Later he served in France as a lieutenant with the 56th Battalion. He was wounded in Bullecourt 17 May 1917 and gassed 17 Apr. 1918, and returned to Australia on the Niagra, arriving 11 Jan. 1919. embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914. Enlisted as Private, on NR as Lieutenant

Ragtime sketches on board our transport / Vasco, 1917
Ragtime sketches captures mateship on route to the Front

Eighty days on the transport ship Suevic afforded caricaturist Louis Vasco plenty of time to observe. These Ragtime Sketches On Board Our Tranport capture the chaps uniquely, and their life at sea on route to England. Read more about Louis Vasco in Stories.

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