Northern Territory Government

Roll of Honour


Cenotaph looking towards Court House on the Darwin Esplanade.

Leslie Perkins is a mystery man. Correspondence suggested that he might be a seaman.

Records show a Leslie John Perkins last served on the Westralia in March 1939. He was a second grade Steward and was discharged from the vessel at Sydney on 17.3.39. This man was born in 1920 at Bombala. His next of kin was stated to be his father whose address was given as Queen Street Bombala. This information has not been confirmed.

However that Leslie John Perkins may have been Signalman NX9231  born 4 Apr 1919 at Bombala who enlisted 20 Dec 1939.

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