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Lancelot Adolphus Yates

Headstone, urupa, Ngatotoiti (Awanui Cemetery, Matarau), Far North - No known copyright restrictions

Headstone, urupa, Ngatotoiti (Awanui Cemetery, Matarau), Far North - No known copyright restrictions …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lancelot Adolphus AWMM
  • Surname
    Yates AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Lance AWMM
  • Service number
    7125 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Parenga, North Cape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Annie Yates (mother), Parenga, North Cape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 19 March 1902 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
  • Service number
    7125 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • 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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Lance Yates was the husband of Jane Yates. His funeral was held at Awanui.

    Listed at Archives New Zealand as Lance Yates

    Father was named Samuel Yates. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    16 March 1966 AWMM
    Age 85 AWMM
    KaitaiaNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • St Joseph's (Anglican) Church Cemetery, State Highway 1, Awanui, Far North, New Zealand AWMM
    • St Josephs Maori Church Awanui AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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