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Leonard Nightingale

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  N_006. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel N_006. Image taken June 2020.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Nightingale AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ433891 AWMM
    • WWII 433891 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1906 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Violet Nightingale (wife), 11 Hassard Street, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • 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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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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 from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM
    Natural causes AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Albert Edward and Eliza Jane Nightingale, of Gore, Southland; husband of Violet Edith Nightingale, of Whangarei

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 September 1944 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Maunu Cemetery, Cemetery Road off State Highway 14, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand AWMM 14 (S) 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

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Sources

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