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Walter Henry Frame

Portrait of Lieutenant Walter Henry Frame, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 3 / F1334 44. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Lieutenant Walter Henry Frame, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 3 / F1334 44. Image is s …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Frame AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 1388 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 A Frame, 133 Telth Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 August 1914 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
  • Service number
    WWI 1388 AWMM
  • Military service
    RNR HMS Dunraven, TB33, HMS Vivid AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
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Medical history

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Joined AIF August 1914, fought with artillery at Gallipoli & on Somme 1916. Transferred to RNR joined Q-ship HMS Dunraven, then patrol vessels, torpedo boat 33 to July 1918, was serving in HMS Vivid at the time of the Armistice -awarded MM & Bar in AIF, and DSC for Dunraven action with UC-71 in 8 August 1917. Lieutenant Walter Frame's Distinguished Service Cross and other medals are on display in the Australian War Memorial, Main building: First World War Gallery: Western Front 1917: Transport 2/RAN in Northern Waters. AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
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  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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