Russell Freeland Walford Unknown date of birth - Died 16 December 1943 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number1024 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLieutenant AWMM20 Armoured Regiment AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRussell Freeland AWMM SurnameWalford AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1024 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Farmer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Kati Kati, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr E. F. Walford (father) AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number1024 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMTauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Sergeant AWMM; 2 Divisional Cavalry AWMM; 2NZEF: 1st Echelon 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 rankLieutenant AWMM20 Armoured Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Russell Walford was the son of Edmund Freeland Walford and Winnifred Elsie Walford, Katikati, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death16 December 1943 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery nameSangro River War Cemetery, Italy AWMM Grave referenceIX. D. 20. AWMM Memorial nameRoll of Honour, Katikati War Memorial Hall, Katikati, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Russell Freeland Walford by laying a poppy. Nathaniel Young Wales Kenneth William Walford Russell Freeland Walford Robert Walkden Horace Austin Walke Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Russell Freeland Walford Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedKatikati : rural townhttp://www.katikati.co.nz/kk_text/anzac_lestwe.htmlFurther ReferenceMinistry for Culture and Heritage Katikati War memorialhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/katikati-war-memorialFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 188 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.