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Charlie Walker

Charlie Tairua Rotohiko Walker from Waiaua, Bay of Plenty

Charlie Tairua Rotohiko Walker

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charlie AWMM
  • Surname
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    62811 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    • Iwi Māori AWMM
    • Whakatohea Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 28 January 2021 - Whanau - Mokopuna
  • Hapū
    Ngati Patumaoana Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 28 January 2021 - Whanau - Mokopuna
  • Waka
    Mataatua AWMM
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Waiana, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss I. Walker (sister), Kukumoa, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    62811 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    23 December 1997 AWMM
    GisborneGisborne AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Opotiki Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 28 January 2021 - Whanau - mokopuna
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Waiaua Marae urupa Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 28 January 2021 - Whanau - mokopuna
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Charlie Walker by laying a poppy.

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  • Lest We Forget, with great respect and love , Marion
    Public - Marion - Direct descendant - 24 November 2020
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  • Hey Koro, Thank you for all you did for our country. Everyday you guys are remembered for all the sacrifices you made to build our future and I will be forever grateful. May god watch over you all and keep you safe. In the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember. Forever loved Savanna
    Public - Savanna - Other Relative - 27 April 2015
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 363 AWMM
    • Gardiner, W. (2019). Ake ake kia kaha e! : Forever brave! : B Company 28 (Maori) Battalion, 1939-1945. Auckland : Bateman Books. AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
28 January 2021ClarkeAucklandDirect descendant
24 November 2020MarionNorseman,AustraliaDirect descendant
27 April 2015SavannaAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative
17 March 2015BradleyNew ZealandOther Relative

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