Private Leslie Howard Turner

Durham Light Infantry

Died: Wednesday 26 March 1919 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
TURNER, LESLIE HOWARD
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. Minnie Turner, of 52, Laurel Grove, Penge, London.
Cemetery:
COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. E. 2.
Country:
Germany

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Name recorded:
Turner, Leslie Howard
Memorial:
St Bartholomews Church (WMR 12142)
Location:
Sydenham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Turner, L H
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside

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Name:
returned_leave Lieutenant Turner
Context:
Date:
21 Mar 1919
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 141)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Turner
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
31 Mar 1919
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps (page 18)
Name:
other Regimental Sergeant Major Turner
Context:
Date:
26 Mar 1919
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 333)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A Turner
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
27 Mar 1919
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (Pioneers) (page 46)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel R V Turner
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Mar 1919
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 640)