Cert. Social Study 1948. Les was one of a number of Polish students who enrolled on the course. Originally from Warsaw, Les arrived in Britain during the Second World War and graduated from the University with a Certificate in Social Study in 1948. A gifted artist he went on to study at Edinburgh College of Art and finally became an art teacher in the north of England. He also exhibited several works at the Royal Scottish Academy. He died in 2003.
Sources: Student admission file, EUA; Edinburgh University calendar; https://www.scotsman.com/news/obituaries/zbigniew-leszczynski-1-663353