Leonard Johns Billett Born 29 June 1894 - Died 18 March 1924 PDF Print Share Key details Service number1/570 AWMM1/530 AWMM13/2531 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMSamoan Expeditionary Force, 3rd (Auckland) Regiment AWMMWW1 Trooper AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Sailor AWMMWW1 Seaman AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentPre Aug 1914 81 Symonds Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMPre 12 Dec 1916 Hamilton House, Grey Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationLizzie Brown (fiancee), 26 Cook Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMMrs Janet Christina Barbara Billett (wife), care of Mrs R.J. Morris, York Street, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 Aug 1914 Single AWMMPre 15 Feb 1917 Married AWMMMarried, 1 child AWMM 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 service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards1914-1915 Star AWMMBritish War Medal (1914-1920) AWMMVictory Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Aug 1914 AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMMWW1 12 December 1916 AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 HMNZT 1 or HMNZT 2 AWMMVessel was Moeraki or Monowai AWMMPrivate AWMM3rd (Auckland) Regiment AWMMSamoan Advance Party AWMMWW1 15 Feb 1917-8 April 1917 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM Moeraki 15 February 1917 AWMMVessel was Moeraki AWMMTrooper AWMM22nd Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMMDysentery AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMMMalaria AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMMPneumonia AWMMDied after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMMDeath due to war service, tuberculosis and cardiac failure AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 15 April 1915 AWMMDischarged at own request AWMMPrivate AWMMSamoan Expeditionary Force, 3rd (Auckland) Regiment AWMMWW1 1919 AWMMDischarged on account of illness contracted on active service AWMMTrooper AWMM 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 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 deathAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Death notesAuckland Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Cemetery nameSt Ninian's Churchyard Cemetery, St Georges Road, Avondale, Auckland AWMM Grave referenceArea C Lot 24 AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary 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 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Leonard Johns Billett Leave a note Contribute › Processing My dear Granddad, Your Soul was taken so early. You have left a piece of yourself on this Earth, Your Family, and we that remember you WILL NEVER FORGET YOU. Rest in the arms of the Angels. Lots of Love Granddad, Perry x xxxxx xxxxxxx. Public - Perry William - Other Relative - 20 April 2015 Report 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=22276223Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C85026Further Reference 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 Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 20 April 2015Perry WilliamAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.