Roy John Leslie Unknown date of birth - 5 September 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number2/577 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMCorporal AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery 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 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 number2/577 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthHaweraTaranakiNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesHaweraTaranakiNew Zealand AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMLynton AvenueOnehungaAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs D. LeslieLynton AvenueOnehungaAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 October 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number2/577 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMMHMNZT 7 HMNZT 10 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 16 October 1914 -3 December 1914Arrvied - 3 December 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMMain Body AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMMArawa or Limerick AWMMDriver 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 woundsCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMCorporal AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM Report 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 Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death23 AWMM Date of death5 September 1917 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathPapeeteTahitiSociety IslandsFrench Polynesia AWMM Death notesOn board the NZHS MahenoPapeeteTahitien route to New Zealand AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameTiperui Communal CemeteryPapeeteTaihitiSociety Islands AWMM Grave referenceMil. Allotment. Row 1. Block 5. Grave 164. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameOnehunga 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 Obituary Report 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 2015 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=10919125Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 414 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.