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Joseph James Walker

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Colonel Joseph James Walker

Colonel Joseph James Walker

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph James AWMM
  • Surname
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Joe AWMM
    • "JJ" Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 27 November 2017 - Dieppe Barracks history
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 39137 AWMM
    • Q39137 AWMM
    • Q39137 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 27 November 2017 - Dieppe Barracks history
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 November 1941 AWMM OpunakeTaranaki AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 39137 AWMM
    • Q39137 AWMM
    • Q39137 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 27 November 2017 - Dieppe Barracks history
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers
    OC Alpha Coy 1972/73 & Bn 2IC 1978/80 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 27 November 2017 - Dieppe Barracks history - Second Malaysian Emergency

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) AWMM
      OBE 1990 AWMM
    • Commander of the Royal Victoria Order (CVO) - 8Dec95 - Colonel Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 31 March 2021 - https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/54237/page/16722
    • Ordinary Officer of the Military Division of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) - 30Dec89 - Colonel Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 31 March 2021 - https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/51982/supplement/33

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Soldier/Civilian 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Patsy; father of Craig, Treena, Blair.

    Photo of Lt J.J. Walker in The Officers, 1st Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (Terendak Camp, Malaya 1966-67) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 January 2009 AWMM
    Age 67 AWMM
    CambridgeWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 20 January 2009 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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  • JJ's profile & burial location - Lest we Forget

    https://billiongraves.com/supporting-record/Joseph-James-JJ-Joe-WALKER/103307822
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 31 March 2021
    Report 
  • JJ profile and burial location - Lest we Forget

    https://billiongraves.com/supporting-record/Joseph-James-JJ-Joe-WALKER/103307822
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 31 March 2021
    Report 
  • "All" information (except "Vietnam War, 1961-1975" related = http://vietnamwar.govt.nz) was kindly researched and supplied by SAEVA.co.nz (Dieppe Barracks history) LEST WE FORGET
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 27 November 2017
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM
      Last Post. (2009, March). Contact, 25(1), p. 1 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 20 January 2009 AWMM
    • Fry, P., & New Zealand. Army. Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment. Battalion, 1st. (1983). The First Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment : Journal / [P.J. Fry, editor] (25th anniversary commemorative ed.). Singapore: The Regiment. AWMM
    • Malayan Veterans Assn. (2004-). Selamat : Newsletter of the Malayan Veterans' Association Inc. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
31 March 2021RoscoeNZComrade
17 June 2015MorganHastings, New ZealandOther Relative

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