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Wallace Matatia Brell

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wallace Matatia AWMM
  • Surname
    Brell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Walter AWMM
    • Wally AWMM
  • Service number
    617377 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 October 1923 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o McGills, P.O. Box 136, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr L. Brell (father), Rarotonga, Cook Islands AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Warehouseman/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Naomi Te Aoerere

    Name is listed in the Nominal Roll as Walter Brell. Unit details, 21 and 28 (Maori) Battalion compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 September 2011 AWMM
    Age 86 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kauae Cemetery, 365 - 383 Ngongotaha Road, Rotorua District, New Zealand AWMM Block 8 Section R77 Plot 12 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 19 September 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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