COLVILLE, Leslie Graham
(Service number 77022)

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Date 27 March 1897 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date 2 February 1918 Age
Address at Enlistment Tinwald
Occupation Draper
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mr A. COLVILLE (father), McMurdo Street, Tinwald
Religion Church of England
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Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Biographical Notes

Leslie Graham Colville was one of the fifteen children of Alfred and Emily Caroline (née Wyatt) Colville. He was educated at the Temuka School. Leslie enlisted on 2 February 1918 at Ashburton.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [21 October 2016];

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