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Francis Leeson Sheppard

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 658 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 658 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Leeson AWMM
  • Surname
    Sheppard AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/520 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
    Unknown AWMM Levin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Francis Sheppard, Riverside, Osbey, Oxford, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/520 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    WW1 POW - Angora, Anatolia, Turkey New Zealand High Commission, (1917).
    Reg. No. 1214 AWMM
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    239 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Lance-Corporal Francis Leeson Sheppard - of the Wellington Infantry Battalion NZEF - was captured by Turkish Forces - on 8 August 1915 - at Chunuk Bair, Gallipoli.
    He was held - as a POW of Turkey - at Angora, Turkey until the end of hostilities. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - "New Zealanders Captured by the Ottomans" : NZ History Online : www.nzhistory.org.nz

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Military personnel file
    http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7816617
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • New Zealand High Commission (Great Britain). (1917). A short sketch of the work of the New Zealand Prisoners of War Department in London and of other undertakings connected with the war. London, England: High Commissioner for New Zealand. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 658 AWMM

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17 April 2018JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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