TURNER, Leslie Charles
(Service number 32405)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank


Date 13 June 1894 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Storeman
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin William T. TURNER (family), Geraldine, South Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 10 Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company
Date 15 November 1916
Transport Maunganui
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Woollen Mill Employee


Date 14 October 1959 Age 65 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Ashburton Cemetery
Memorial Reference Area 200, Plot 6 RSA
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Leslie Charles Turner was the twin son of William Thomas and Eliza (née Gibbs) Turner. Leslie embarked with his older brother Harold.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [16 December 2016]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [16 December 2016]

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