Veteran Story: Leslie Donald Haslewood

This week, we are pleased to feature Leslie Donald Haslewood, an Australian signalman who served in the Greek campaign. 

Les was involved in fighting in Egypt, Greece and New Guinea and was wounded In action twice before returning to Australia after the war. Les wrote about some of his experiences and his cousin Kenneth Duus has included these with research of his official service records, unit diaries and photos to write his detailed military service history.

Kenneth has very kindly shared with us a copy of this very comprehensive and compelling account. Please click on the link below and scroll down to STORY where you will be able to read about Les’s experiences. 

Read Leslie Donald Haslewood’s Story






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