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Leonard Charles King

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Family grave memorial, Waimate North Cemetery. (photo John Halpin 2011) - CC BY John Halpin
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    King AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 4824 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1889 AWMM Waimate NorthBay of Islands AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Yarlha, Queensland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mr William John King (father), Ohaewai, Bay of Islands, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 4824 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 28 September 1915 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Age 27 AWMM
    Labourer/Civilian Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    ToowoombaQueensland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW1
      Beaulencourt, France AWMM
      2 February 1917 AWMM
      Reported missing AWMM
    • AWMM
  • 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 foot 4.5 inches AWMM
    • 04 Feb 1917 {Age 28} AWMMKilled or died while a Prisoner of War, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of wounds whilst a Prisoner of War AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William John KIng and Mary Eleanor King, of Ohaeawai, New Zealand.

    Two sons, brothers Thomas William Spence King (31128) Leonard Charles King (AIF) died in WW1.

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information from the headstone AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 February 1917 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    GermanyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Flesquieres Hill British Cemetery, Nord, France AWMM IV. C. 15 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Family grave memorial, Waimate North Cemetery, Bay of Islands, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

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