Walker Culling Brunton Unknown date of birth - Died 27 October 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number26654 AWMM Also known asWalter AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWalker Culling AWMM SurnameBrunton AWMM Ingoa Also known asWalter AWMM Service number26654 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birthMarch 27, 1906 Public - Dulcie - Other Relative - 23 April 2015 - New Zealand Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.Register of Birth 1906/10059 Public - Dulcie - Other Relative - 23 April 2015 - Register of Birth 1906/10059 Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Driver AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Kaukapakapa, Rodney, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs S. Brunton (mother), Kaukapakapa, Rodney, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number26654 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMWhangarei, Northland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; 29 Infantry Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Herbert William and Sarah Ann Brunton, of Hatuma, Hawke's BayListed as Walker Culling Brunton by CWGC and also the Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Listed as Walter on Nominal Roll 3. Next of kin listed in the Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945 as Mrs S. Brunton and by CWGC as son of Herbert William and Sarah Ann Brunton, of Hatuma, Hawke's Bay AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death36 AWMM Date of death27 October 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceZealand V. G. 6. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Walker Culling Brunton by laying a poppy. Thomas Brunton Thomas Brunton Walker Culling Brunton William Edward Brunton William George Brunton Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Walker Culling Brunton Leave a note Contribute › Processing Dear Walker, I am your youngest brother Earl's daughter Angela. I would like you to know that I have thought of you over my lifetime, and that both you and Mervyn have not been forgotten. I would like to say thank-you for what you did for our Country, and you will always be remembered. Public - Angela - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 Report ' Lest We Forget ' Public - Dulcie - Other Relative - 22 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External links28 (Maori) Battalion Roll of Honour originally published in Cody (1956). Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor-_N100649.htmlSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedCody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Further ReferenceCommonwealth War Graves Commission record.http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=2092597Further ReferenceAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-93-139.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-4796Further Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 61 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 25 April 2016RoselindParaparaumuDirect descendant 25 April 2015AngelaPoriruaOther Relative 22 April 2015DulcieAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.