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Walter George Kelly

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Photograph of Driver Walter George Kelly, circa 1942. Image kindly provided by Jenny Kelly (daughter). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Driver Walter George Kelly, circa 1942. Image kindly provided by Jenny Kelly (daughter …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter George AWMM
  • Surname
    Kelly AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 286496 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 July 1913 AWMM WestmeathIreland (Eire) AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Te Kauwhata AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. W.M. Kelly (wife), c/o T.Lawson, Waerenga AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 286496 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 Unknown 2NZEF Nom Roll 9 Farmer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom Roll 9
    HuntlyWaikato 2NZEF Nom Roll 9
  • 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
    15 April 1994 AWMM
  • 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
    World War II Roll of Honour, Waerenga and Taniwha Undenominational War Memorial Church AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.215 AWMM
    • London Gazette AWMM
      Supplement 37575, 21 May 1946, p. 2494 AWMM

Contributors

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22 March 2016JennyWaerenga, New ZealandChild

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