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Lily Lind

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Portrait of Nurse Lily Lind. Image kindly provided by Myles Lind (January 2019). Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lily AWMM
  • Surname
    Lind AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1882 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
    13 June 1882 Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - Family files
  • Place of birth
    Southland, New Zealand Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - Family Files
  • Birth notes
    Possibly at Clyde Street Hospital Invercargill. Her brother Alexander born at Clyde Street Hospital. Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - New Zealand Government records
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Nurse Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - Family files
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Pullmonary tuberculosis AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Daughter of Agnes and William Lind. AWMM
    • One of eight children of William Lind (b 21 May 1833, Lanark, Scotland) and Agnes Magdeline Coster (b 1850 Appleby, Tasman District, New Zealand). William and Agnes married 2 Feb 1871 at Wallacetown, Southland. William died 6 November 1904 and is buried in Wallacetown Cemetery. Agnes died 15 November 1931 and is buried at Patea in Taranaki. Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - Family files, New Zealand government records, site visits to Wallacetown and Taranaki.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 November 1916 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    34 Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - Family records
  • Place of death
    Off the Coast of Colombo, Celyon on the Ship "Maheno" Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - Obituary, Kai Tiaki Publication, January 1917, Page 65,
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Memorial window, Five Sisters Window, north transept, York Minster, York, England AWMM
    • Name included on Invercargill Cenotaph, Corner, Dee and Gala Streets, Invercargill. Listed as "L. Lind" Public - Myles - Other relative - 8 September 2018 - Site Visit to Cenotaph in Invercargill

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  • Hello Lily - We're here today (3 Jan 2019) - Brianna and Ryan (Corkill) and Harrison (Lind), your great great grandniece and nephews, Danielle (corkill nee Lind) and Myles (Lind), your great grand niece and nephew, Clive Lind (grand nephew) and wife Clelia (also a nurse, nee Harrison) - to see your Croix de Guerre and to remember you. We're so proud of what you achieved. Our family will never forget you.
    Public - Clive Alexander - Direct descendant - 3 January 2019

Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
03 January 2019Clive AlexanderHanmer Springs, NZDirect descendant
08 September 2018MylesAucklandOther relative
19 April 2018HeatherNapierResearcher
24 March 2015DavidInvercargillResearcher