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Frederick William John Leigh

New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport, Panel 12: Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve - Ordinary Seamen, Leading Telegraphists, Telegraphists, Leading Signalman, Signalmen, Ordinary Signalmen, Engine Room Artificer Fourth Class (digital photo John Halpin 2011) - CC BY John Halpin

New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport, Panel 12: Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve - Ordinar …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick William John AWMM
  • Surname
    Leigh AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI C/5396 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • 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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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI C/5396 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
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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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frederick Leigh was the son of Frederick Henry William and Louise Dorcas Leigh, of Somerfield, Christchurch, Canterbury. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 November 1942 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    Mediterranean AWMM
  • Date of death
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  • Cemetery
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport Naval Base, HMNZS Philomel, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

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