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Leonard Robert Grieve

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plaque at Opotiki Cemetery

L/Cpl. Leonard Robert Grieve

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Grieve AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Len AWMM
  • Service number
    • Jayforce 642462 AWMM
    • 37306 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 May 1925 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Jayforce Pre 1946-1948 AWMM West Plains R.D., Invercargill AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mr. R. Grieve, West Plains R.D., Invercargill (f) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1946-1948 AWMM Single/Jayforce AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Jayforce 1946-1948 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.50 Biscuit maker/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.50
    InvercargillSouthland 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.50
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Rona, Betty (deceased) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 May 2013 AWMM
    Age 88 AWMM
    WhakataneBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 28 May 2013

    Service: Opotiki RSA AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.50 AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM
    • Special Air Service (SAS) Squadron - Malaya - Nominal roll (persons returns from overseas) [1957], Archives New Zealand, CAJN 41/3/6 [R21234079] AWMM

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