Māori › Thomas Eyles Born 11 May 1891 - Died 8 May 1915 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 6/225 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Canterbury Infantry Battalion, 12th (Nelson) Company AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait of Private Thomas Eyles (6/225). Image kindly provided by Marlborough memorial project (200 … View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesThomas AWMM SurnameEyles AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 6/225 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth11 May 1891 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Blenheim, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWalter N. Eyles, Saint Andrews' Road, Blenheim, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 6/225 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMMHMNZT 4 or HMNZT 11 AWMM Vessel was Tahiti or Athenic AWMM Private AWMM Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Main Body 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 Battalion, 12th (Nelson) Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Walter N. and Mary Eyles, of St. Andrews, Blenheim. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death8 May 1915 AWMM Age 24 AWMM Daisy Patch, Gallipoli AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameTwelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial, Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey AWMM Marlborough War Memorial, 20 Seymour Street, Blenheim, 7201 AWMM Borough of Blenheim Roll of Honour, Marlborough Museum. 26 Arthur Baker Pl, Redwoodtown, Blenheim 7201 AWMM Marlborough Great War Memorial, WW1 AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Thomas Eyles by laying a poppy. Robert Edward Eyles Stanley Leslie Nottingham Eyles Thomas Eyles William Charles Eyles Douglas William Eynon Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Thomas Eyles Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21001683 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/1739059/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1739059 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM Page No: 220 AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM 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.