condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
Alert!

Auckland Museum is temporarily closed

Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland War Memorial Museum is closed to the public for four weeks in step with our county’s efforts to limit the transmission of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Find out more

Donald Kelway Pallant

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright res … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Donald Kelway AWMM
  • Surname
    Pallant AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/28 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Marima, Pahiatua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    O. Pallant, Rural Delivery No. 4, Eketahuna, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/28 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Pallant, of Eketahuna AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    8 May 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey 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

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name
    • Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial, Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey AWMM
    • Kaiporoporo Bridge, Wairarapa, New Zealand. AWMM

Roll of Honour

Remember Donald Kelway Pallant by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Donald Kelway Pallant

Leave a note

Contribute ›
  • Today, 8 May 2015, we remember Sergeant Donald Kelway Pallant of Kaiparoro, at the ANZAC Memorial Bridge, by flying the flag at the bridge at half mast. 100 years ago today Donald lost his life at Gallipoli, Turkey. Lest we forget. This message is left by Lynette Dewes on behalf of The Friends of the ANZAC Memorial Bridge Kaiparoro Incorporated.
    Public - Lynette - Researcher - 8 May 2015

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 560 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
07 November 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
08 May 2015LynetteKaiparoro, Eketahuna, New ZealandResearcher
The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.