(Service number 15560)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
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|Next of Kin||George Lyall (father), St Andrews|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||15th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company|
|Date||26 July 1916|
|Transport||Waitemata or Ulimaroa|
|Embarked From||Wellington, New Zealand||Destination||Devenport, England|
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Son of George and Helen Christina Lyall of St Andrews, South Canterbury, New Zealand. George (father) was the last manager of the Pareoa Estate. Four sons of George and Helen also served during the war: Gordon Gilmore (15927) and William Carnegie (46235) were killed in action, but Angus (15560) and Hugh (74394) returned home.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database (18 March 2014); SCRoll submission by K Lyall, 25 October 2018
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Tony Rippin (South Canterbury Museum)
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