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Leslie Richard Shannon

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 654 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 654 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leslie Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Shannon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1499 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 August 1881 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Rio (sister), Launceston, Tasmania, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1499 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Leslie Shannon was born at Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. Served in Egypt, 1914-15, and at Gallipoli. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 9 January 1916 AWMM
      Age 32 AWMM
      New Zealand AWMM
    • 9 January 1916 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 32 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Dunedin Southern Cemetery, South Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Block 8. Lot 46. Class 1. AWMM
    • Southern Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 46R, Plot 8 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
    the correct reference is: Block 46 plot 8 Public - Laneene - Researcher - 1 September 2019 - According to personal research and cross referencing with the Dunedin Cemetery data base.
    https://www.dunedin.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/cemeteries-search?recordid=109395&type=Burial
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
01 September 2019LaneeneDunedinResearcher

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