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Leo Cyril Fox

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 243 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 243 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leo Cyril AWMM
  • Surname
    Fox AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2321 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 July 1894 AWMM MercerAuckland Province AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND Public - Sarndra - Other relative - 28 June 2020 - Military personnel record. Mercer is his occupation not his birthplace.
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 4 September 1915 AWMM 460 Winchester Street, Linwood, New Zealand AWMM
    • Possibly Worcester Street. Definitely not Winchester Street but looks like Wincestor on military records Public - Sarndra - Other relative - 28 June 2020 - Military personnel record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    W.J. Fox (father), Ripon Street, Lyttelton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2321 AWMM
  • Military service
    Gunner - Artillery - Lyttleton AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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
      5 feet 6 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      121 pounds AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fresh AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No 5 Gen Hospital - 7.9.16 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted Temp. Hosp. Torquay 23.11.17 (measles) AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted War Hosp. Exeter 23.11.17 (measles) AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Transferred to Hornchurch 27.12.17 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Left Hornchurch 23.2.18 to rept. to Aldershot. AWMM
    • Died from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of natural causes AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked for NZ per Remuera (ship) from Plymouth 17.3.19. Address when he returned to NZ was c/o Hallenstein Bros., Gisborne.

    According to his family Mr Fox never recovered from the trauma of the war and died from DT's - however on Service Papers it says 'Death not due to War Service Q.G.M.S. memo of 24.8.23.

    D.T.s & Heart Failure AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    6 July 1923 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    GisborneGisborne AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Lyttelton Cemetery, Reserve Terrace, Lyttelton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
28 June 2020SarndraAuckland, New ZealandOther relative

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