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John Walker

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  • Service number
    • 1375 AWMM
    • 5299 AWMM
    • 4th Cngt = 1375; 8th Cngt: 5299 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Also known as
    Hone Waaka Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Mounted Rifles & King Edward's VIIth Coronation Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Sergeant John Walker Seventh New Zealand Contingent Sergt. Walker, who recently exchanged from the Forth to the Seventh New Zealand Contingent, has been recommended for the D.S.O.

Sergeant John Walker # 1375

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Identity

  • Title
    Sergeant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Hone Waaka Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    • 1375 AWMM
    • 5299 AWMM
    • 4th Cngt = 1375; 8th Cngt: 5299 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 1875 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 1875 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1875 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Opotiki, BOP, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Opotiki Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
    Labourer Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Records
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Brother - Issac Walker of Opotiki Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Cape Colony, Transvaal & Rhodesia Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Mounted Rifles & King Edward's VIIth Coronation Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    • 1375 AWMM
    • 5299 AWMM
    • 4th Cngt = 1375; 8th Cngt: 5299 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Military service
    • 4th & 8th Contingents & King Edward's VIIth Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
    • 1899 to 1902 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Queen's & King's Medals with clasps
    Distinguished Service Medal for Bravery Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Farmer Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Records
  • Age on enlistment
    4th Cngt: 24 yrs; 8th Cngt: 26 yrs 2 mth Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Military Record

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
    Sergeant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 September 1911 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 36 AWMM
  • Date of death
    21 September 1911 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Whakatane Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    36 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Whakatane Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Taneatua, BOP NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Whakatane Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Whakatane Old Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Domain Road Cemetery, Whakatane Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Whakatane Cemetery record
  • Grave reference
    Block West B; Plot 23 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 13 June 2015 - Whakatane Cemetery record
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
14 June 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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