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When you left the UK on 26 June 2008 you can not count any period before that as when you leave the UK you break the chain of continuous residency in the UK for the 5 years and must start again to build up the 5 years.
Your time which counts for indefinite leave to remain begins from 27 Aug 2008, therefore you must have been in the UK until 27 August 2013 to apply for indefinite leave to remain.
The fact that your visa was issued on 5 August 2008 does not matter, it is the date you entered and undertook your employment. Therefore you need to apply for further leave to remain in the UK to make up the days which you fall short.
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