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 AWMM14 Dec 1916-24 January 1917 AWMMMoeraki 14 December 1916 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMArrival - 24 Jan 1917, Depart - 14 Dec 1916 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.