Topic: Charles Walter Allan Lilley (1896-1918)
Omanawa mill hand Charles Walter Allan Lilley was killed in action in France on 1 October 1918.
Charles Walter Allan Lilley was born in Dannevirke on 26 May 1896. His parents were Walter and Jane.
Charles worked as a Mill Hand at Gamman's Mill at Omanawa Falls in Tauranga.
He enlisted on 1 October 1916 with the Auckland Infantry Regiment, Ist Battalion (Service No: 38414). He was a Lance Corporal
Charles was killed in action in France on 1 October 1918, aged 21.
For more information about the Lilley family see the page on Private John Ellison.
A version of this article was archived in August 2016 at Perma CC https://perma.cc/H78A-KQY7