Leonard Johns Billett 29 June 1894 - 18 March 1924 Key details Contribute › Service number1/570 AWMM1/530 AWMM13/2531 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMSamoan Expeditionary Force, 3rd (Auckland) Regiment AWMMWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 55 - No known copyright restrictio … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesLeonard Johns AWMM SurnameBillett AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1/570 AWMM1/530 AWMM13/2531 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionCongregational AWMM Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth29 June 1894 AWMM Place of birthAustralia AWMM Birth notesAustralia AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSailor AWMMWW1 AWMMSeaman AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentPre Aug 1914 AWMM81 Symonds StreetAucklandNew Zealand AWMMPre 12 December 1916 AWMMHamilton HouseGrey StreetAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationLizzie Brown (fiancee)26 Cook StreetAucklandNew Zealand AWMMMrs Janet Christina Barbara Billett (wife)care of Mrs R.J. MorrisYork StreetNewmarketAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 August 1914 AWMMSingle AWMMPre 15 February 1917 AWMMMarried AWMMMarried, 1 child AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignsSamoa AWMMSinai & Palestine AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number1/570 AWMM1/530 AWMM13/2531 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards1914-1915 Star AWMMBritish War Medal (1914-1920) AWMMVictory Medal AWMM Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMAug 1914 AWMMAucklandNew Zealand AWMMWW1 AWMM12 December 1916 AWMMAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMMWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM15 August 1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMMHMNZT 1 HMNZT 2 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandApiaWestern Samoa AWMMWW1 AWMM15 February 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM15 Feb 1917-8 April 1917 AWMMMoeraki 15 February 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDepart - 15 Feb 1917Arrival - 08 Apr 1917 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM15 August 1914 AWMMSamoan Advance Party AWMM3rd (Auckland) Regiment AWMMMoeraki or Monowai AWMMPrivate AWMMWW1 AWMM15 February 1917 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM22nd Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade AWMMMoeraki AWMMTrooper AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active ServiceCause of Death AWMMDeath due to war service, tuberculosis and cardiac failure AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMM15 April 1915 AWMMDischarged at own request AWMMPrivate AWMMSamoan Expeditionary Force, 3rd (Auckland) Regiment AWMMWW1 AWMM1919 AWMMDischarged on account of illness contracted on active service AWMMTrooper AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Husband of Janet Christina Barbara Billett (nee Nicholson), married 1916. Father of Thelma Lily Billett born 1914.Moeraki then transfer to Boora at Melbourne for Suez. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death28 AWMM Date of death18 March 1924 AWMM Cause of deathDied after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active Service AWMM Place of deathAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Death notesAuckland HospitalAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameSt Ninian's Churchyard CemeterySt Georges RoadAvondaleAuckland AWMM Grave referenceArea C Lot 24 AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Leonard Johns Billett by laying a poppy. Frank Wilton Billett Frederick George Billett Leonard Johns Billett Percy Billett Samuel Charles Billett Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Leonard Johns Billett Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCemetery Records. Auckland, Hillsborough, Onetangi, Waiheke, Otahuhu Public, Waikaraka and others.http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.htmlSources UsedBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22276223Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 55 AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM54: 1 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.