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Wallace Hamilton Duff

aka Wally

Wallace Hamilton DUFF

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wallace Hamilton AWMM
  • Surname
    Duff AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 19373 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    5 January 1916 Public - Tony - Other relative - 28 April 2018 - family information
  • Place of birth
    Ashburton Public - Tony - Other relative - 28 April 2018 - family information
  • Birth notes
    son of Mary Jane Hay and James Duff Public - Tony - Other relative - 28 April 2018 - family information
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM St. James Stn., Hanmer Springs AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr. J. Duff, Blackford St., Methven (f) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 19373 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.63 Labourer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.63
    ChristchurchCanterbury 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.63
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    December 1984 Public - Maryann - Other relative - 28 December 2017 - Family information & BDM online information
  • Age at death
    68 Public - Maryann - Other relative - 28 December 2017 - Family information & BDM online information
  • Place of death
    Greymouth, New Zealand Public - Maryann - Other relative - 28 December 2017 - Family information & BDM online information
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

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  • Wally lived with his brother Archie's family for a time after the war, leaving the district before 1951.
    He later lived in Greymouth and it is here that he passed away and is buried.
    Public - Maryann - Other relative - 28 December 2017

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.63 AWMM

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28 December 2017MaryannAshburtonOther relative
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