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Leslie Clark

Portrait in WW1 uniform, full length - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait in WW1 uniform, full length - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leslie AWMM
  • Surname
    Clark AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 23/1017 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 January 1897 AWMM PahiatuaManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
    Pahiatua, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 28 May 1915 AWMM Maramarua, near Mercer, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Maramarua, near Mercer, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • H.C. Clark (father), Maramarua, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
    • H.C. Clark (father), Maramarua, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 13 June 1918 AWMM Single AWMM


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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 9 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      10 stone AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Hazel AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      brown AWMM
    • Dental, Unknown Period AWMM
      artificial upper teeth AWMM
    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
      10 September 1916 Gun shot wound to head during action in France AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Transferred to Hornchurch, then Codford AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Invalided to New Zealand per Maunganui 17 March 1917 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Examined 22 May 1917, disability headache and loss of memory, recommended discharge AWMM
    • Medical, WWI AWMM
      Re-examined with a view to re enlistment AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Invalided to New Zealand, re enlisted and finally returned to New Zeland on the Mamari 3 July 1919

    During WW2 was with the Territorial Service: Home Guard, Hauraki Battalion as Lieutenant (temporary) 1941. Gazetted 12 March 1942 no. 26

    Promoted Major (temporary) , NZ Artillery dated 9 June 1943. Gazetted no 29 26 April 1945

    Date posted to retirement list unknown AWMM


About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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27 April 2018AllanRotoruaResearcher

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