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James Leslie

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 30), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 30), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Leslie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Quinlan AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11059 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 April 1894 NZWGT NZWGT
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs C. Leslie (mother), Limestone Island, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11059 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
  • 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
    04 Oct 1917 {Age 23} AWMMDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of wounds received in action (gunshot wound abdomen) at 3 Australian Casualty Clearing Station. AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Leslie was the son of Charles and Jessie C. Leslie, of Ngapuke, Manunui, New Zealand. Born Hakaru.

    Previously employed as Bushman by H Gardiner, Helena Bay AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM III. D. 4. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    LESLIE – October 4, 1917, died of wounds in France, at an Australasian casualty clearing station. James Quinlan Leslie, Twelfth Reinforcements, beloved son of Chas. and Jessie C. Leslie, aged 23. ‘Not gone from memory, not gone from love, But gone to his heavenly home above, Only the grave of a hero, Only a mound of earth, far from the land of the Kauri, the spot that gave him birth.’ (NZ Herald, 31 Oct 1917) Public - Sandra - Researcher - 23 December 2018 - Papers Past Online
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

Remember James Leslie by laying a poppy.

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Leave a tribute or memory of James Leslie

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  • Uncle James very proud of you
    Public - Kay - Other relative - 25 April 2016
  • It is with the greatest respect this poppy is laid for my Great Uncle, Jim, one of four Great Uncles lost in WW1.
    Public - Michelle - Other Relative - 25 April 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      30: 19 AWMM
    • NZWGT: Information supplied by the New Zealand War Graves Trust as part of the New Zealand War Graves project. This project was established in 2006 to record in text and photographs the 31,758 New Zealanders who have been identifed as serving with New Zealand or Allied forces, and who died in conflicts from the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) up to the present day and in peacekeeping operations. AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 December 2018SandraWaipuResearcher
22 April 2015Kay Palmerston North NZOther Relative
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