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Leonard Burrows

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Headstone, Waiuku Cemetery, (photo J. Halpin 2012) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Burrows AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    61921 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    25th September 1920 Public - Mark - Direct descendant - 25 April 2018 - Family Papers
  • Place of birth
    Pukekohe Public - Mark - Direct descendant - 25 April 2018 - Family Papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 703 Great North Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr H. Burrows (father), 703 Great North Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland, 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
    61921 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
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2
      13 December 1941 AWMM
    • WW2 POW - Stalag IV-A, Hohenstein, Germany 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
      Germany, Europe 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWII 260187 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 July 1988 AWMM
    Age 67 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waiuku Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Waiuku, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Remembering you today and every day my dear Grandad..... you are missed more than you know..... Love you always..... RIP ...... Love Teresa xoxoxox
    Public - Teresa - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017
  • Miss you Grandad. RIP xx
    Public - Emma - Direct descendant - 22 April 2016

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
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 51 AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2018MarkNorth Shore City Auckland New ZealandDirect descendant
25 April 2017TeresaAuckland New ZealandDirect descendant
22 April 2016EmmaAuckland Direct descendant