JORDAN, Leslie Ray
(Service number 26003)

First Rank Sergeant Last Rank Second Lieutenant


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Clerk, BNZ Auckland
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Leslie Ray Jordan (wife), care of T. Holden, Lake House, Hamilton
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 19th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company
Date 15 November 1916
Transport HMNZT 68 Tahiti or HMNZT Maunganui
Embarked From Wellington Destination
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


Date Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Leslie served in the Auckland Infantry Regiment during World War I. His address at time of enlistment was Fiji where he was a clerk for BNZ Auckland.

He later worked as a bank manager in Timaru.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [21 August 2018];

External Links

Related Documents

No documents available.

Researched and Written by

Tony Rippin, South Canterbury Museum

Currently Assigned to

Not assigned.

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 Logo. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License unless otherwise stated.

Tell us more

Do you have information that could be added to this story? Or related images that you are happy to share? Submit them here!

Your Details
Veteran Details
- you may attach an image or document up to 10MB