1914-15 Star (2466. Pte A. McLeavy18-Lond. R ); British War Medal, Victory Medal (2466. Pte A. McLeavy18-Lond. R.), 2466 Private Alfred McLeavy, 18th Battalion the London Regiment. GVF

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Latterly a Sapper in the Royal Engineers, McLeavy became disabled owing to the effects of influenza in 1919. While serving with the 18th Bn London Regiment he was twice wounded in action and, less nobly, sentenced to 2 days Field Punishment for “throwing rubbish about camp”.
Wounded in action 4.9.1915, gunshot wound to shoulder 28.10.1915, gunshot wound to forearm. Enlisted 2.9.1914 and transferred to class Z 12.5.1919. Sold with copy research.