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Leslie Raymond Follett

Portrait of Stoker Leslie Raymond Follett, Auckland Weekly News, 20 July 1916. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19160720-45-31. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Stoker Leslie Raymond Follett, Auckland Weekly News, 20 July 1916. Auckland Libraries He …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leslie Raymond AWMM
  • Surname
    Follett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Leshe Follett AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI SS/116258 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 July 1894 AWMM MartonRangitikei AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Charlie (father), Marton Junction, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Battle of Jutland Public - Keith - Researcher - 9 November 2019 - Royal Navy Service Record
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI SS/116258 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Charles Follett of Hunterville, New Zealand.

    Listed at The National Archives (UK) as Leshe Follett and SS116258 (Nov 2009).

    Killed serving in Battlecruiser at Battle of Jutland - ship hit by a German shell and exploded and sank - on Portsmouth Naval Memorial age 20. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    31 May 1916 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    18., Portsmouth Naval Memorial AWMM

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  • External links
  • References
    • McKenzie, R. (1970). And quiet now their rest. Wellington N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
      McKenzie, R. (1970). p. 51 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM


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09 November 2019KeithLondonResearcher

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