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Leonard Arthur West

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 768 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 768 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard Arthur AWMM
  • Surname
    West AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/721 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 July 1892 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 529 Barbadoes Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    H.G. West, 529 Barbadoes Street, Saint Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/721 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand 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
    Bronco pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Leonard West was the son of H.J. and M.A. West of Christchurch. He left New Zealand with the main body. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 February 1919 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    United KingdomEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Brookwood Military Cemetery, Woking, Surrey, England AWMM II H 6 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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  • ARE YOU A DIRECT DESCENDANT ? We are currently holding MEDALS or MILITARY EPHEMERA belonging to this veteran. Medals Reunited New Zealand© is a voluntary, 100% not-for-profit research service dedicated to re-uniting military medals and ephemera that we hold, with family or close descendant. To make an enquiry or place a claim, please email contact us: medalsreunitednz@gmail.com, or call Medals Reunited New Zealand (Nelson) at 027-940-4495, or use the Contact Form on our website: www.medalsreunitednz.co.nz
    Public - Director - Researcher - 1 May 2018

Sources

Sources

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