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Francis Leonard Richards

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Richards AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/128 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Waddington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 R.C. Richards, 110 Sea View Road, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/128 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of R.S. and E.M. Richards, of Belfast, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 May 1915 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Cape Helles, Turkey AWMM E. 29. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Linwood Cemetery, Butterfield Ave, Christchurch, NZ Public - Alexandra - Researcher - 21 February 2015 - Grave plot and headstone
  • Grave reference
    Block 17, Plot 39 Public - Alexandra - Researcher - 21 February 2015 - Grave plot and headstone
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  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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