Leonard Munroe Falla Born 17 February 1891 - Died 17 October 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Service number2/2118 AWMM Also known asLeonardo AWMMLen AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Gunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 birthWestport, Buller District, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesWestport, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 65 Hutt Road, Petone, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMiss Olive Falla (sister), Racing Conference Office, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number2/2118 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMMVessel was Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMMGunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM7th Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Gunner 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 deathSomme, Northern France, France AWMM Death notesSomme, France AWMM Cemetery nameA.I.F. Burial Ground, Flers, Somme, France AWMM Grave referenceI. J. 1. AWMM 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 2016 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=21001829Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C4676Further Reference 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.