Māori › William Henry Booker Died 2 November 1942 PDF Key details Service number65848 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankGunner/Military AWMM New Zealand Artillery, 7 Anti Tank Regiment AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyright Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Henry AWMM SurnameBooker AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number65848 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkation Relationship statusPre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignWestern Desert AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number65848 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.25 Farming 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.25 Hawera, Taranaki 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.25 Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Gunner/Military 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.25 2nd N.Z. Divisional Artillery 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.25 Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankGunner/Military AWMM New Zealand Artillery, 7 Anti Tank Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Booker was the son of William Henry Booker, and of Emma Matilda Booker (nee Crowder), of Waverley, Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death2 November 1942 AWMM Age 27 AWMM Western Desert, North Africa AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes CemeteryEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM I. B. 8. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember William Henry Booker by laying a poppy. William Booker William George Booker William Henry Booker William James Booker William Richard Edmund Booker Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Henry Booker Leave a note Contribute › Processing Gone but never forgotten Uncle Bill...At The Going Down Of The Sun, And In The Morning, We Will Remember Them. Public - Joanne - Other Relative - 19 February 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission record https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2092430 Sources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM p.25 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 19 February 2015Joanne New ZealandOther Relative 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.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.