Roy Leslie AWMM
Also known as
WWI 26818 AWMM
31 May 1889 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Raglan
, Raglan Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
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Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs J. Donaldson (mother), Raglan, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
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- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 4" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
130 lb AWMM
Embarked Wellington, 25 September 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 21 November 1916, and marched in to Sling Camp.
Proceeded overseas to France, 14 December 1916; joined 1st Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, in the field, 12 January 1917.
Admitted to No 7 General Hospital, St Omer, 14 March 1917 (mumps); discharged to duty, 31 March 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 3 April 1917.
Wounded in action, 4 October 1917 (gun shot wounds, face, left hand: multiple), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred same day to 2/1 East Lancashire Field Ambulance; discharged to duty, 18 October 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 1 January 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 20 January 1918.
Admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 2 May 1918 (inflamed cervical gland); transferred to 3rd Casualty Clearing Station, 4 May 1918; to No 1 Australian General Hospital, Rouen; discharged to Convalescent Depot, Rouen, 23 May 1918; to No 11 Convalescent Depot, Buchy, 25 May 1918.
Commenced return to New Zealand from London on board HT 'Port Melbourne', 25 January 1919; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of illness contracted on Active Service), 5 August 1919.
Total war service: 3 years 66 days (of which 2 years 164 days were abroad) AWMM
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