HAYWARD, Loughrey Holmes
(Service number 13021)

Aliases Lough; Holmes
First Rank Lance Corporal Last Rank Private


Date 17 September 1893 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Pareora
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Luke R. HAYWARD (father), Pareora
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 3rd Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company
Date 6 May 1916
Transport Mokoia or Navua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Regiment

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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No information

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Produce grader


Date 13 June 1952 Age 58 years
Place of Death
Cause Road accident
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 116, Plot 8
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Loughrey Holmes Hayward was the first-born of Luke Reveley and Eliza (née Ford) Hayward.

Loughrey was killed in a road accident on State Highway One just south of Timaru on 13 June 1952. His widow survived him by exactly 39 years, dying at the age of 91.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [26 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [24 December 2016]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [24 December 2016]; SCroll web submnission from R Hayward, 24 April 2018

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