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Leonard George Garland

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard George AWMM
  • Surname
    Garland AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Judy AWMM
  • Service number
    29122 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 March 1920 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 2 October 1940 AWMM 267 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Ethel Garland (mother), 29 Richmond Street, Dunedin, new Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 19 December 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1941 AWMM
      World War 2/wars AWMM
      Crete AWMM
    • Italy AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    29122 AWMM
  • Military service
    • 14th Battery, territorials, 3 years Lance Bombardier AWMM
    • cadets 3 years AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and 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
      6 foot 1 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      12 stone 6 pounds AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Grey AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of John and Ethel Garland

    Husband of Eileen nee (Galbraith); father of two children

    Served 4 years 124 days

    Wartime nickname of Judy because of his surname Garland. Increased his age to enlist born in 1920 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1998 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium (Schnapper Rock), Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Births, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records online
    https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 166 AWMM

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