47 John Leslie Waters

Published with permission of Owen Hughes - Waters Family Collection
Published with permission of Owen Hughes -“The Waters Family Collection”

 

A fine looking man, and very proud to be wearing his AIF medal. This immaculate looking gentleman is John Leslie Waters... an “original” low number 47.  Unlike the story of  many young single men going off on the “Great Adventure”,  John’s  story is unique.

He  had already experienced the loss of his dear wife, and had considerably more at stake to consider before enlisting.  His story although brief is still touching and testimony to the humble personalities of our  beloved ANZAC’S………………..Read More on his Page

 

 

Acknowledgement: The Waters Family descendants – courtesy of Owen Hughes