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Walter Percy Boud

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Boucher E. W. - Bowdery A. T.  Includes amended entry W. P. Boud. April 2021.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Boucher E. W. - Bowdery A. T. Incl …

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter Percy AWMM
  • Surname
    Boud AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1156 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 June 1885 Military Personnel file LondonEngland Military personnel file
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Pre 20 October 1914 AWMM Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Charles Boud (father), 17 Luytwich Road, Catford, London, England AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1156 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Pre 20 October 1914 Military Personnel file Grocer's Assistant/Civilian Military personnel file
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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  • Embarkation details

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
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    • 19 October 1914 AWMMHeight, WWI AWMM
      5 foot 8 inches AWMM
    • 19 October 1914 AWMMWeight, WWI AWMM
      162 pounds AWMM
    • 19 October 1914 AWMMEye colour, WWI AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • 19 October 1914 AWMMComplexion, WWI AWMM
      Ruddy AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Walter Boud was the son of Charles and Lydia Boud, of 17 Lutwych Road, Catford, London, England.

    Name incorrectly spelled on the AWMM Hall of Memories as Boude.
    He doesn't appear to be listed on the NZEF Embarkation Nominal Rolls. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    25 April 1915 AWMM
    Age 29 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



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  • Memorial name
    • Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • The uncle I never knew,, cousins I never had
    Public - Bob - Other relative - 30 April 2016
  • Thinking of you Uncle, particularly this year, on such an important day.
    Public - Kay - Other Relative - 20 April 2015



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 August 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
30 April 2016BobWhangareiOther relative
21 April 2016Kay Elizabethnew zealandOther relative
20 April 2015KayAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative

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