Douglas Farquharson Leckie Born 9 June 1897 - Unknown date of death PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number18399 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW2 AWMMColonel AWMM23 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMMWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSawmill hand AWMMWW2 AWMMSchool teacher AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › 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 units Military service 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 AWMMInvercargill, Southland, South Island, New Zealand AWMMWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMMWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 December 1916 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 December 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM20th Reinforcements, New Zealand Mounted Rifles AWMMMoeraki AWMMTrooper 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 AWMMColonel 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 Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › 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 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Douglas Farquharson Leckie Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links 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.