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Walter Marsden

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Headstone, Jerusalem War Cemetery (Photo Alan and Hazel Kerr, 2007) - No known copyright restrictions

Headstone, Jerusalem War Cemetery (Photo Alan and Hazel Kerr, 2007) - No known copyright restriction …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter AWMM
  • Surname
    Marsden AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • James Walter AWMM
    • Walter James AWMM
    • James Walter Marsden AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 35977 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 July 1886 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs W. Marsden (wife), care of D.M. Russell, 172 Clyde Street, Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 19 April 1917 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 35977 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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Horse Driver/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Rachel Marsden, of Dunedin, New Zealand, and the late William Marsden; husband of Alice Marsden, of 28 Cornwall St., Island Bay, Wellington

    Moeraki then transfer to Port Sydney at Sydney for Suez. Listed at Archives New Zealand as Walter James Marsden and at CWGC as James Walter Marsden AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 October 1918 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Jerusalem War Cemetery, Israel AWMM W. 3. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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07 April 2022Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher

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