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Leslie James

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leslie AWMM
  • Surname
    James AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3918 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
    Mrs Julia James (mother), Gover Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3918 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 Grocer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Leslie James was the son of Mr. and Mrs. F. R. James, of Gover St., New Plymouth, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 September 1916 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
    16 September 1916 Public - Stuart - Other relative - 10 March 2016 - Family
  • Age at death
    22 Public - Stuart - Other relative - 10 March 2016 - family
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Caterpillar Valley Public - Stuart - Other relative - 10 March 2016 - Family
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Here are Recorded the Names of Officers NEW ZEALAND Who fell in the Battles of the Somme September a Public - Stuart - Other relative - 10 March 2016 - Family
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM

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  • In memory of my late husband's uncle and great uncle of my 3 sons and 4 grandchildren. 100 years tomorrow 16th September since was killed on the Somme.
    Public - Doreen Maud Ida - Other relative - 15 September 2016

Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
15 September 2016Doreen Maud IdaAuckland New ZealandOther relative
10 March 2016StuartAuckland, New ZealandOther relative
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