Roy John Leslie Unknown date of birth - Died 5 September 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service numberWWI 2/577 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Corporal AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Grave, Tiperui Communal Cemetery of Sergeant Roy Leslie appe … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRoy John AWMM SurnameLeslie AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 2/577 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthHawera, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesHawera, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Lynton Avenue, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationWW1 Mrs D. Leslie, Lynton Avenue, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 2/577 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 7 or HMNZT 10 AWMMVessel was Arawa or Limerick AWMMDriver AWMM; New Zealand Field Artillery AWMM; Main Body AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMMgunshot wournd ti chest and pulmonary tuberculosis. AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Corporal AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Roy Leslie was the son of David Kirkwood Anderson and Rose Ann Leslie, of "Tahiti," Lynton Avenue, Auckland, New Zealand. Born at Hawera, New Zealand.His brother, James Leslie (14444), also died in World War 1.A commemorative ceremony has been held each ANZAC Day from about 2005 with New Zealand's Honorary Consulate, Australian Consulate and the French Armed Forces. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death23 AWMM Date of death5 September 1917 Military Personnel file Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathPapeete, Tahiti, Society Islands, French Polynesia Military Personnel file Death notesOn board the NZHS Maheno, Papeete, Tahiti, en route to New Zealand AWMM Cemetery nameTiperui Communal Cemetery, Papeete, Tahiti, Society Islands AWMM Grave referenceMil. Allotment. Row 1. Block 5. Grave 164. AWMM Memorial nameOnehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMOnehunga Arch of Remembrance, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMMMt Roskill War Memorial, War Memorial Park, 13 May Road, Mt Roskill, Auckland AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Roy John Leslie by laying a poppy. Robert Birnie Leslie Robert Henry Leslie Roy John Leslie Samuel Leslie Stanley Gordon Leslie Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Roy John 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=10919125Further ReferenceMinistry for Culture and Heritage. War Memorialhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/mt-roskill-war-memorial-parkFurther ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C8717Further ReferenceHMNZT 7.The gunner : the official journal of H.M.N.Z.T. no. 7, conveying artillery and infantry to the front. (1914). At sea ; Albany ; Indian Ocean: [Troops on board H.M.N.Z.T. no. 7].http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-78827Further ReferenceOnehunga War Memorial and Book of Honour Indexhttp://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/CityArchives/FamilyHistory/OHB063/searchonehunga.htmFurther ReferenceRoll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919, Auckland War Memorial Museum Library, MS-2016-2http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-manuscriptsandarchives-11061 DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 414 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.