Māori › Lawrence William Eyles Born 23 November 1895 - Died 11 August 1917 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 6/224 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesLawrence William AWMM SurnameEyles AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 6/224 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth23 November 1895 AWMM Nelson, Tasman AWMM 23 November 1895 Public Source Date of birth23 November 1895 Public - Peter - Researcher - 21 October 2017 - Military records Place of birthNelson Public - Peter - Researcher - 21 October 2017 - Military records Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs Alice Eyles (mother), Motueka Street, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 6/224 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Motor Mechanic/Military AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 21 Jan 1917-27 March 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon AWMM HMNZT 74 AWMM Vessel was Ulimaroa AWMM Lance Corporal/Military AWMM 21st Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company AWMM New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Lawrence Eyles was the son of William and Alice Eyles, of Moteuka St., Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death11 August 1917 AWMM Age 24 AWMM Ypres, Belgium AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes CemeteryLondon Rifle Brigade Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium AWMM IV. B. 8. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameNelson Cenotaph Anzac Park Public - Peter - Researcher - 21 October 2017 - on site Roll of Honour Remember Lawrence William Eyles by laying a poppy. James Robert Eyles Joseph Walter Eyles Lawrence William Eyles Norman Clive Eyles Robert Edward Eyles Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Lawrence William Eyles Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21001687 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/486986/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/486986 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 52: 11 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 21 October 2017PeterNelson, New ZealandResearcher The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.