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

Joseph Seymour Bolton

-

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph Seymour AWMM
  • Surname
    Bolton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    408303 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 30 Somerset Street, Frankton Junction, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Nada Gwenneth Bolton (wife), 523 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
    • Husband of Nada Gwenneth Bolton AWMM
    • Date of birth of my father was 22 August 1921
      Age at death was 72 years Public - Joseph Seymour - Direct descendant - 12 December 2016 - Military personnel file

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    • 29 September 1993 AWMM
      Age 76 AWMM
      AWMM
    • 26 September 1993 21Bn Assoc. Inc. Records. MS-2008-42.
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    • 72 Public - David Francis - Child - 12 August 2017 - Family oral history
    • 72 Public - David Francis - Child - 22 July 2019 - Family papers
  • Place of death
    Mercy Hospital Auckland New Zealand Public - David Francis - Child - 12 August 2017 - Family oral history
  • Cause of death
    On operating table during heart bypass operation Public - David Francis - Child - 12 August 2017 - Family oral history
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Wharerangi Cemetery, Napier, New Zealand AWMM Services Section 10 Plot 4 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Napier Service man's Public - David Francis - Child - 12 August 2017 - Family oral history
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Joseph Seymour Bolton by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Joseph Seymour Bolton

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 12: WW2 19 AWMM
    • Veterans' club : the comradeship and memories of Auckland's 21st infantry battalion. Auckland War Memorial Museum : Auckland. Accompanies exhibition held in the Pictorial Gallery, second floor, Auckland War Memorial Museum, 24 March-21 May 2006. AWMM
    • 21 New Zealand Infantry Battalion Association Inc. Records, 1955 - 2005. Auckland War Memorial Museum. MS-2008-42. AWMM
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
24 July 2019Joseph SeymourUpper Hutt NZChild
12 August 2017David FrancisHastings New ZealandChild
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.