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Cenotaph

Record detail

Full Name
Leslie Ian Stewart
Rank Last Held
Sergeant
Forename(s)
Leslie Ian
Surname
Stewart
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
NZ411785
Gender
Male
Campaigns
Europe
Last Unit Served
Royal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF
Place of Death
Europe
Date of Death
29 July 1942
Age at Death
25
Year of Death
1942
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Kleve, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Grave Reference
15 E 12
Description of Image
  • Headstone, Reichswald Forest Cemetery, 1998 Adriaan de Winter and Ton van Alphen
  • Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, shelter and seats near the entrance
  • Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, view of graves and a shelter
  • Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, view of graves and the shelter near the entrance in the background
Additional Information
In 1998 Adriaan de Winter and Ton van Alphen undertook a project in the Reichswald Forest Cemetery photographing all the headstones of New Zealanders buried there.
Further References
Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch: Volplane Press.
Sources Used
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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