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Leonard Arthur Newman

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  • Service number
    18891 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    New Zealand Cyclist Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard Arthur AWMM
  • Surname
    Newman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    18891 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Carpenter AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Newman (mother), Grosvenor Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    18891 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 26 July 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 59 or HMNZT 60 AWMM
    Vessel was Waitemata or Ulimaroa AWMM
    Corporal AWMM
    15th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    New Zealand Cyclist Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Henry Francis and Jane Newman, of 94, Crummer Rd., Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand. Born at Thames. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    25 AWMM
  • Date of death
    23 July 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Marfaux (New Zealand) Memorial, Marfaux British Cemetery, Marne, France AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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