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Leonard Alfred Diamond

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard Alfred AWMM
  • Surname
    Diamond AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Len Public - Andrew - Direct descendant - 8 September 2017 - Family oral history
  • Service number
    10622 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Andrew - Direct descendant - 8 September 2017 - Military Personnel File

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 July 1911 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o PO, Seddonville, Buller, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr L.A. Diamond (father), 5 Chilka Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 May 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Western Desert AWMM
    • Greece, Crete Public - Andrew - Direct descendant - 8 September 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10622 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
    • WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    • 18 January 1940 Public - Andrew - Direct descendant - 8 September 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Gold Miner Public - Andrew - Direct descendant - 8 September 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Age on enlistment
    28 Public - Andrew - Direct descendant - 8 September 2017 - Military Personnel File

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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Wounded May 1941 AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Leonard Diamond was the son of Leonard Alfred Diamond and of Jean Diamond (nee Lindsay), of Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 September 1942 AWMM
    Age 31 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM I. B. 14. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 51 AWMM
    • Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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19 January 2018AndrewWellington, New ZealandOther relative
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