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Lawrence Maurice Blyth

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lawrence Maurice AWMM
  • Surname
    Blyth AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Curly AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 26/332 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • World War 2/wars AWMM
      France and Germany (TBC) AWMM
      Created during migration for ww2 records that were listed as western front and need to be corrected AWMM
    • Le Quesnoy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 26/332 AWMM
  • Military service
    3rd Battalion of the Countess of Ranfurly (Auckland-Northland territorial Army) AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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
    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
      Gassed on the Somme AWMM
    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
      Wounded in the head at Messines AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • A funeral service with full military honours was held at St Mary's Church, Holy Trinity Cathedral in Parnell

    A street has been named after him: Place du Colonel Blyth, Beaudignies, France AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    10 October 2001 AWMM
    Age 105 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Sunday Star, 14 October 2001 C7

    Obituary: New Zealand Herald, 11 October 2001 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Point Chevalier RSA, 1136 Great North Road, Auckland 1235 AWMM

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  • For Margaret
    Public - Jennifer - Friend - 24 April 2020
  • For Margaret
    Public - Jennifer - Friend - 24 April 2020



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24 April 2020JenniferAucklandFriend
09 May 2016David JohnAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
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