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Alexander William Hugh Walker

Studio portrait of AWH Walker ( NZ424536). Image kindly provided by Mrs. M.L. Hannafin. This image may be subject to copyright.
Studio portrait of AWH Walker ( NZ424536). Image kindly prov … Read more


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander William Hugh AWMM
  • Surname
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZ424536 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Baptist AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 June 1915 Cenotaph Data Entry Form DunedinOtago Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 41 Surrey Street, Caversham AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. Grace M.Walker, 41 Surrey Street, Caversham AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Married/WWII AWMM
    Mrs. Grace M. Walker AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1942 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 27 AWMM
    Warehouseman/Civilian Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Vessel was Wharton AWMM

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
    • Height, WWII AWMM
      5 Feet 8 Inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWII AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWII AWMM
      Black AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Alexander and Annie Walker (Source:Cenotaph Data Entry Form)

    Husband of Grace M. Walker (Source:Cenotaph Data Entry Form)

    Attended Otago Boys High School (Source:Cenotaph Data Entry Form) AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    14 September 2007 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 92 AWMM
    TaurangaTauranga Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pyes Pa Cemetery, Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Timaru Herald: 15/09/2007

    Bay of Plenty: 15/09/2007 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • Documents
    Armoury Cenotaph File AWMM
    Cenotaph Data Entry Form AWMM
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