James Alexander Leslie Unknown date of birth - 16 November 1916 Key details Contribute › Service number14444 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion 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 Auckland Grammar School War Memorial, Panel 1, bronze plaque … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Alexander AWMM SurnameLeslie AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number14444 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMStudent AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationD.K.A. Leslie (father)Lynton AvenueOnehungaAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number14444 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM26 June 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM26 June 1916 AWMMHMNZT 56 HMNZT 57 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandPlymouthDevonEngland AWMMDeparted - 26 June 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM26 June 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM14th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company AWMMTahiti or Maunganui AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of DiseaseCause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › James Leslie was the son of David K. A. Leslie, of Auckland, New Zealand.His brother, Roy Leslie (2/577), also died in World War 1.Attended Auckland Grammar School. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death18 AWMM Date of death16 November 1916 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of deathFrance AWMM Death notesFrance AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEstaires Communal CemeteryNordFrance AWMM Grave referenceIII. I. 14. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland Grammar School War MemorialNew Zealand AWMMOnehunga War Memorial Swimming PoolJellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road)Park GardensOnehungaAucklandNew Zealand AWMMOnehunga Arch of RemembranceJellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road)Park GardensOnehungaAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference ObituaryObituary: Auckland Grammar School Chronicle. 1917. AWMM Report Roll of Honour Remember James Alexander Leslie by laying a poppy. James Leslie James Leslie James Alexander Leslie James Francis Leslie James Frank Leslie Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Alexander Leslie 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=10919106Archives NZThe New Zealand Heritage List. War Memorial, Auckland Grammar School, Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland.http://www.heritage.org.nz/the-list/details/4472Further Reference DocumentsAuckland Grammar School Chronicle. Auckland, N.Z.: Auckland Grammar School. AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM34: 4 AWMMAuckland Grammar School Chronicle. Auckland, N.Z.: Auckland Grammar School. AWMMAuckland Grammar School chronicle. 1917, Second term. pp.16-17 AWMMAuckland Grammar School Chronicle. Auckland, N.Z.: Auckland Grammar School. AWMMObituary: Auckland Grammar School Chronicle. 1917. AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.