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Leslie Joseph Roseman

Image 1 : Mr Roseman driving German motorbike, probably in Libya.Image 2 : Mr Roseman at 23 Field Ambulance Hospital Convalescent Camp, 1942.Image 3 : Mr Roseman on right of friend. - This image may be subject to copyright

Image 1 : Mr Roseman driving German motorbike, probably in Libya.Image 2 : Mr Roseman at 23 Field Am …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leslie Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Roseman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Rosie Roseman AWMM
  • Service number
    14502 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 May 1912 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Care of Mackie, Logan, and Caldwell, Napier AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. E.H. Roseman, 12 Karetu Rd., Epsom, Auckland (mother) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Greece AWMM
    • 1941 Crete AWMM
    • Libya AWMM
    • Sinai & Palestine AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    14502 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Burnham Camp, 1940 AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Heart attack AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    • Sergeant Major AWMM
    • Last Rank was Staff Sergeant Public - Colin - Other relative - 3 September 2021 - Military Personal file

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • After the war Mr Roseman worked for Bing Harris Sargoods for over 40 years. He was President of the Mairangi Bay Bowling Club, 1980-1981 and Club Captain for the Milford Bowling Club. He was also a member of the Pupuke Golf Club for over 40 years. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    28 September 1992 AWMM
    Age 80 AWMM
    MilfordNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Herald AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.411 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 September 2021ColinAucklandOther relative

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