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Lionel Edward Grimstone

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  • Service number
    11/473 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Lieutenant AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery, 1st Brigade, 1st Battery AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lionel Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Grimstone AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    11/473 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Titirangi Station, Hikoekoea, Pelorus Sound, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    L.B. Grimstone (father), Bank of New Zealand, Eltham, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    11/473 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 6 or HMNZT 10 AWMM
    Vessel was Orari or Arawa AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
    Main Body AWMM

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Lieutenant AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery, 1st Brigade, 1st Battery AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Lionel Grimstone was the son of L. B. and Alice M. Grimstone, of Alexandra, New Zealand. Also served at Gallipoli.

    Attended Sacred Heart College 1907-08 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    8 October 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Le Cateau, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Le Cateau, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Naves Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. F. 2. AWMM
  • Memorial name
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  • Obituary

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