LESLIE, Theodore James
(Service number 48973)

First Rank Lance Corporal Last Rank


Date 31 October 1890 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Architect
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Margaret LESLIE (mother), 6 Thomas Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 26th Reinforcements, G Company
Date 9 July 1917
Transport Willochra
Embarked From 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

Architectural draughtsman


Date 8 April 1946 Age 55 years
Place of Death Hawera
Memorial or Cemetery Hawera Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Theodore James Leslie was the youngest son of Thomas William and Margaret (née Coutts) Leslie. Theodore returned to New Zealand in December 1918.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [11 April 2019]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [10 April 2019]; hawera Cemetery headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [11 April 2019]; Star, 11 December 1918 [08 April 2019]

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Teresa Scott, SC branch NZSG

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