Douglas Farquharson Leckie Born 9 June 1897 - PDF Print Share Key details Service number18399 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW2 Colonel AWMM23 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMMWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News, awarded as OBE (mil) - This image may … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesDouglas Farquharson AWMM SurnameLeckie AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number18399 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth9 June 1897 AWMM Place of birthDunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesDunedin, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Sawmill hand AWMMWW2 School teacher AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationWilliam Gunn Leckie (father), South Wyndham, Southland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMMWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number18399 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMMOfficer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) AWMMEfficiency Decoration (ED) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Invercargill, Southland, South Island, New Zealand AWMMWW2 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Dec 1916-24 January 1917 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM Moeraki 14 December 1916 AWMMVessel was Moeraki AWMMTrooper AWMM20th Reinforcements, New Zealand Mounted Rifles AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMMWounded on the 25 May 1941 AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW2 Colonel AWMM23 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Served inWWI in Canterbury Mounted Rifle Regiment, Anzac Mounted Division from 1916-1919.In WWII Leckie was Commanding Officer of the 23rd Battalion from August 1940 until March 1941, and from May 1941 until June 1942. He also commmanded 75 Sub -Area in the Middle East from August 1942 until March 1944.Moeraki then transfer to Mooltan at Sydney for Suez. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death Cause of death Place of death Death notes Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Douglas Farquharson Leckie by laying a poppy. Andrew Leckie Cameron Farquharson Leckie Douglas Farquharson Leckie Ernest John Thomas Leckie Findlay Farquharson Leckie Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Douglas Farquharson Leckie Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C33564Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM48: 2 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.