Leonard Mitchell passed away, due to war wounds, on the 23rd April 1951. Leonard was born on the 25th June 1925.
Mickey came to Fairbridge Molong with the 1st party in February 1938. This party had 28 boys.
The ship was the SS Orama.
Mickey served with distinction in World War 2 and Korea.
Mickey was subsequently badly wounded in Korea, and died in a Sydney hospital. Ruth Woods visited Mickey several times during his time in hospital. A notable deed, from a lady dearly loved by many Old Fairbridgians.