Private Lewis Dyer

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

26 Oct 1914

War time / or Pre War occupation



Mr Frenay-Pirotte, Leagrave Road

Service Number


Place of Birth

Eaton Bray
United Kingdom

World War I Address

143 Wellington Street
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location


War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 3rd December 1914
Pte Lewis Dyer

Pte Lewis Dyer, 8142, 1st Battalion, Beds Regt, killed in action on October 26th, 1914. He was aged 31.

He was born in Eaton Bray and lived for a time in Totternhoe with his grandmother, and then Dunstable. Until called up he lived with his sister, Mrs Hughes, at 143 Wellington Street, Luton.

After serving abroad with the 1st Battalion, Beds Regt, he came out on the reserve and for about 16 months worked at Mr Frenay-Pirotte's dye works in Leagrave Road, Luton, until called up.

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Pte Lewis Dyer

Author: Deejaya

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