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Frederick William Parker

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  • Service number
    208182 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Frederick Williams AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Last rank
    Corporal AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Army Service Corps AWMM
  • War
    Korean War, 1950-1953 AWMM
Roll of honour, Korean War Memorial 1950-53, Dove-Meyer Robinson Park, Parnell, Auckland. Names: ALLNATT Edward William (name incorrectly spelt as 'Allanatt' on memorial), BAILEY Allwyn , BERRY Peter Rex, BURBUROUGH John Ewing, CARSON Ramon Deane, CLARK Ivo Raymond, COMPTON Robert Edward, COOK Gordon Brian, COOPER Leslie John, COOPER William Henry, DICKSON Wallace Bruce, FIELDEN Dennis Siddall, FRITH Mervyn Frederick, GRIFFITHS Eric James, HUMM Herbert Lester, JACKSON Donald Cameron, LONG Richard George, MacDONALD Ronald, McDONALD Ray, McLAUGHLIN Edward Michael Noel, McRAE John, MARCHIONI Robert Edward, MAY Arthur, MOLLINSON Peter James, MORTIMER Raymond Herbert, MURRAY Lyn, NGATAI Dickson, O'NEIL Thomas Mervyn, PERCIVAL Frank Osmond, POYNTON Frederick Terence, REID Reginald James, RODGERS Douglas Neville, SCAHILL James Martin Conrad, SHORTLAND Joseph, TAIATINI Thomas Te Hau, TAYLOR Colin Franklin, UNSWORTH Robert James, VUGLER Cedric John, WAITAPU Dennis, WATSON Jefford Rex, WHANGAPIRITA Bruce, WICKSTEED Barton, PARKER (WILLIAMS) Frederick William. Image © Auckland Museum CC BY.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick William AWMM
  • Surname
    Parker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Frederick Williams AWMM
  • Service number
    208182 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    4 December 1922 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    London, England AWMM
  • Birth notes
    London, England AWMM
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    Korean War, 1950-1953 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    208182 AWMM
  • Military service
    • Royal Navy 1941-46 AWMM
    • 1949-1951 Royal New Zealand Navy AWMM
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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of natural causes AWMM

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  • Last rank
    Corporal AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Army Service Corps AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Real surname is Williams, not Parker

    Served with Royal Navy 1941-46

    Served with Royal New Zealand Navy 1949-51, deserted and joined Kayforce

    Served with Kayforce 1951-52

    Rank last held was listed as Temporary Corporal AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    30 AWMM
  • Date of death
    17 March 1953 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died from Natural Causes AWMM
  • Place of death
    Korea AWMM
  • Death notes
    Korea AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    United Nations Cemetery, Pusan, Korea AWMM
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Sources

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  • External links
    New Zealand in the Korean War. NZHistory online.
    http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/korean-war
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    Ian McGibbon, New Zealand and the Korean War, Volume II: Combat Operations, Oxford University Press, Auckland, 1996, pp. 371, 409. AWMM