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Leslie Robert Nicholls

Headstone of Sgt Leslie Robert NICHOLLS 632843. Greenpark RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 4A32. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Sgt Leslie Robert NICHOLLS 632843. Greenpark RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leslie Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Nicholls AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 632843 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM Burns St., Milton, Otago AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr. J.C. Nicholls, Burns St., Milton, Otago (f) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1942 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.294 Flour Miller/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.294
    TrenthamUpper Hutt 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.294
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 September 2000 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 80 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Greenpark RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 4A, Plot 32 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.294 AWMM
    • L.R.D.G. Membership Roll February 1970. Long Range Desert Group (N.Z. Association). Auckland Museum EPH-W2-11-27. AWMM
    • O'Carroll, B. (2000). The Kiwi scorpions : the story of the New Zealanders in the Long Range Desert Group. Devon, England: Token Publishing. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM

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