George Ernest Lyon Unknown date of birth - Died 12 October 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number24/2029 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Telegraphist AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Mary E. Lyon (mother), 502 George Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/2029 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 04 Mar 1916-8 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 47 or HMNZT 48 AWMMVessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMMCorporal AWMM; 4th Reinforcements, 2nd Battalion, F Company AWMM; New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Rifleman 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 deathYpres, Belgium AWMM Death notesYpres, Belgium AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameTyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 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 2016 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=10921384Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C9061Further Reference 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.