White cross for Charles Walter Allan Lilley (1897-1918)

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White cross for Charles Walter Allan Lilley (1897-1918) .

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Omanawa mill hand Charles Walter Allan Lilley was killed in action at Le Cateau in France on 1 October 1918. In 2014 Tauranga's 'Field of Remembrance' was created comprising 107 white crosses in memory of the men from the Tauranga area who died during World War I (1914-1918). Each cross carries a red poppy and the name of an individual who died. Text and photograph © Debbie McCauley (2014).

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White cross for Charles Walter Allan Lilley (1897-1918)


First Names:Charles Walter Allan
Last Name:Lilley
Date of Birth:26 May 1897
Place of Birth:Dannevirke, New Zealand
City:Tauranga, New Zealand
Year:2014