Leonard Munroe Falla 17 February 1891 - 17 October 1916 Key details Contribute › Service number2/2118 AWMM Also known asLeonardo AWMMLen AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMGunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, postcard stamped divided back, unfranked, front: L … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesLeonard Munroe AWMM SurnameFalla AWMM Ingoa Also known asLeonardo AWMMLen AWMM Service number2/2118 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth17 February 1891 AWMM Place of birthWestportBuller DistrictWest CoastSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesWestportNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM65 Hutt RoadPetoneNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMiss Olive Falla (sister)Racing Conference OfficeChristchurchNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 9 October 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number2/2118 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMHMNZT 32 HMNZT 33 HMNZT 34 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 9 October 1915Arrived - 20-30 November 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMM7th Reinforcements AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMMAparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMMGunner AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMGunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Robert and Henrietta Falla (nee Aiken). brother of Mary Frances (Maria) Falla. Native of Westport, New Zealand.Originally buried in the field and later transferred to the AIF Burial ground, Flers AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death17 October 1916 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSommeNorthern FranceFrance AWMM Death notesSommeFrance AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameA.I.F. Burial GroundFlersSommeFrance AWMM Grave referenceI. J. 1. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Leonard Munroe Falla by laying a poppy. George Stanley Falla Hugh Toneycliffe Falla Leonard Munroe Falla Norris Stephen Falla William Frederick Falla Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Leonard Munroe Falla Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21001829Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 222 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.