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Ian Stewart Leahy

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ian Stewart AWMM
  • Surname
    Leahy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    I.F. Leahy AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ404031 AWMM
    • WWII 404031 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1917 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Charles Stewart Leahy and Dorothy Leahy of Auckland

    Vera Jackman (809603) was engaged to Ian Leahy (NZ404031).

    Attended Takapuna Grammar

    Remembered on the Takapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna.

    Named I.F. Leahy on the Takapuna War Memorial AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    13 February 1943 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    ColomboSri Lanka (Ceylon) AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Colombo (Kanatte) General Cemetery, Sri Lanka AWMM Plot 6 C Row C Grave 22 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Avondale Baptist Church, 1939-1945, Corner Blockhouse Bay Road and New North Road, Auckland AWMM
    • Takapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Takapuna War Memorial, (ex RSA Roll, on a boulder), The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Takapuna Grammar School War Memorial, (Foyer, Library), 210 Lake Road, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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