Ernest Lyle NOAKES

Regimental number12/606
AddressWhangarei, Auckland
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinMrs E Noakes, Hawera, Rotorua
Rank on embarkationPrivate
Enlistment statusVolunteer
Unit nameNew Zealand Expeditionary Force, Main Body, Auckland Infantry Battalion
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on 16 October 1914
The Auckland Infantry Battalion in the Main Body left New Zealand on board two ships, HMNZT 8 ('Star of India') and HMNZT 12 ('Waimana'). It is not possible from the Nominal Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.

Silver Medal (Serbia)

'For distinguished services rendered during the course of the campaign.'
Source: London Gazette
Date: 15 February 1917

Mentioned in Despatches

'Mentioned in General I. Hamilton's despatch of the 26th August 1915. (Commander in Chief, Mediterranean Expeditionary Force).'
Source: London Gazette
Date: 5 November 1915

Miscellaneous detailsNominal Roll Vol. 1: Auckland Infantry Batln/Main Body