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Leslie Vernon Latimer

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Portrait of Leslie Vernon Latimer, 1915. Image courtesy of J. Averis, SCRoll Project, South Canterbury Museum. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Leslie Vernon Latimer, 1915. Image courtesy of J. Averis, SCRoll Project, South Canterbu …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leslie Vernon AWMM
  • Surname
    Latimer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/490 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 18 October 1893 Military personnel file TimaruCanterbury Military personnel file
    • 18 December 1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    18 December 1893 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 22 November 2015 - Archway portal via Archives New Zealand website; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE11932752
  • Place of birth
    Timaru, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 22 November 2015 - Archway portal via Archives New Zealand website; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE11932752
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Matilda Street, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Martha Latimer, Matilda Street, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/490 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Letter Carrier for NZ Govt PO, Timaru Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 22 November 2015 - Archway portal via Archives New Zealand website; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE11932752
  • 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Influenza and pneumonia AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Leslie Latimer was the son of Martha Latimer, of Timaru; husband of C. Latimer, of Matilda St., Timaru, New Zealand. Served in Egypt, 1914-16, and at Gallipoli. AWMM
    • Married at Timaru, on 20 March 1918 - Catherine nee DUNN, Spinster Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 22 November 2015 - Archway portal via Archives New Zealand website; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE11932752
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 November 1918 AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
    • Died of Disease AWMM
    • Influenza and Pneumonia Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 22 November 2015 - Archway portal via Archives New Zealand website; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE11932752
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM B. 12. (S). AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
22 November 2015SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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