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Walter Henry Donnelly

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Plaque at Manukau Memorial Gardens

Cpl. Walter Henry Donnelly

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Donnelly AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Wally AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 717996 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 February 1941 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 717996 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
  • 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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  • Attached to 161 Bty as Driver NCO. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 August 2016 Kiwivets
    PapakuraAuckland Kiwivets
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • 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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  • not a day goes by when you are not mentioned or thought of. a very humble man who i had the privilege of calling my father in law. always in our thoughts. until we meet again. forever remembered never forgotten. love from Melissa,Brianna and John.
    Public - john - 7 October 2022
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
    • Hall, C. (2014). No front line : inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War. Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Books. AWMM
    • This record was created from data kindly provided by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM
      Vol.33, no.3 December 2016 AWMM

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07 October 2022johnpukekoheOther
13 March 2021CarolHavelock NorthOther

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