George Ernest Lyon Unknown date of birth - 12 October 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number24/2029 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMRifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 30 - No known copyright … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGeorge Ernest AWMM SurnameLyon AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number24/2029 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMTelegraphist AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Mary E. Lyon (mother)502 George StreetDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/2029 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM4 March 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM04 Mar 1916-8 April 1916 AWMMHMNZT 47 HMNZT 48 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 4 March 1916 - 8 April 1916Arrived - 8 April 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM4 March 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM4th Reinforcements, 2nd Battalion, F Company AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMCorporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMRifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › George Lyon was the son of Mary Elizabeth Lyon, of 502 George St., Dunedin, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death12 October 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpresBelgium AWMM Death notesYpresBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameTyne Cot MemorialTyne Cot CemeteryZonnebekeWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMM Memorial referenceN.Z. Apse, Panel 7. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember George Ernest Lyon by laying a poppy. Bruce Deans Lyon Eric Lyon George Ernest Lyon Gerald Lyon Gerald Wilson Lyon Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of George Ernest Lyon Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=10921384Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM26: 30 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.