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Thomas Henry LEA #242

Thomas Henry Lea, 12th Machine Gun Company

Indigenous Australian, Thomas LEA, 12th Machine Gun Company Henry ‘Harry’ LEA’s story is woven with tales of misleading identity and a strong desire to serve for his country. When Harry first volunteered in September 1915, he enlisted under the name of Henry LEE, born at Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island. The remarks recorded on his ‘attestation … Read more