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Osric Harold Leeks

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  • Service number
    8/835 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Osric Harold AWMM
  • Surname
    Leeks AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8/835 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • Sawmill hand Public - Chris - 24 March 2015 - Military personnel file.
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Ohingaiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    E.L. Leeks (father), Ohingaiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    8/835 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Port Chalmers, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 5 or HMNZT 9 AWMM
    Vessel was Ruapehu or Hawkes Bay AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM
    Main Body AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Osric Leeks was the son of E. Lowry Leeks and Minnie Leeks. Born at Ohingaiti, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    21 AWMM
  • Date of death
    5 September 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
  • Death notes
    At Sea from Gallipoli AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Gibraltar (North Front) Cemetery, Gibraltar AWMM
  • Grave reference
    C. 3089. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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24 March 2015Chrislower hutt, NZOther