Private

Leslie Gordon Tilson

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Brother of George Robert Tilson, of Timaru.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
14168
Name:
Leslie Gordon Tilson
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
George Tilson (father), Greylands, Hinds, Canterbury, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment: 
Farm labourer
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
NZEF, Canterbury Regiment, 2 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
14 June 1917
Day of Death:
Thursday
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
26 June 1916
Transport:

HMNZT 56
HMNZT 57
Vessel:
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination:
Devonport, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Location: 
Belgium
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