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Walter Campbell Jamieson

Headstone of Pte Walter Campbell JAMIESON 15730. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 2A, Plot 72. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Pte Walter Campbell JAMIESON 15730. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, B …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter Campbell AWMM
  • Surname
    Jamieson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 15730 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM 11 Gamma St., Roslyn, Dunedin AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. E.M. Eccles, 11 Gamma St., Roslyn, Dunedin (sister) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 15730 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.237 Hardware assistant/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.237
    DunedinOtago 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.237
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2
      15 July 1942 AWMM
    • WW2
      Germany, Europe 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
    • WW2 POW - P.G. 106, Vercelli, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
      Italy, Europe Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWII 39587 AWMM

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
    13 November 1984 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 71 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 2A, Plot 72 AWMM
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Memorial

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  • Walter Campbell Jamieson

    Date of Birth: 15 January 1913 (Source: 1984/42437)
    Place of Birth: New Zealand

    Spouse: [none found]

    Jamieson appears as "wounded" on the casualty list issued on 13 Dec 1941: PRESS, 15 DEC 1941 p6

    After Italy capitulated Jamieson was transported to Germany were he was held as POW at Stalag ?.
    By Feb/March 1945 correspondence shows he was held as POW at Stalag 317.
    Stalag XVIII-C (18C) (aka 317), Markt Pongau, Austria

    Jamieson reported as "safe" in list dated 25 May 1945: EVENING STAR, 26 MAY 1945 p9
    Public - John - Researcher - 25 August 2023
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Sources

Sources

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  • References
    • Second 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. AWMM
      p.237 AWMM
    • List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War. 1941-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/8. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Italy : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM
    • Kittel, K. (2019). Shooting through : campo 106 escaped pows after the italian armistice. West Geelong, Victoria : Echo Books, 2019. AWMM

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