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Noel Stanley George Lyes

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Noel Stanley George AWMM
  • Surname
    Lyes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Yogi AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 41243 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 November 1939 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 41243 AWMM
  • 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


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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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Memorial Flag - Presented in Australia. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    23 June 1968 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    VietnamSoutheast Asia AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hokitika Cemetery, Seaview, Hokitika, Westland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam. AWMM

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  • Dear Uncle Noel
    I'm so sorry I never got to meet you. I've heard a lot about you. You died the day before my 5th birthday. My mum (your sister Nova) had taken me to school for my first day and got the phone call when she got back. I remember your funeral on TV and have visited your grave in Hokitika.
    One day I'd like to write a song in your memory.
    Public - Sharon Lee - Direct descendant - 27 July 2018



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  • External links
    Australia's Vietnam War
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM


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27 July 2018Sharon LeeRangiora, North CanterburyDirect descendant