Māori › Walter Reginald Creeser Died 28 May 1940 PDF Key details Service number9252 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankCaptain/Military AWMM New Zealand Army Service Corps, Supply Company AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWalter Reginald AWMM SurnameCreeser AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9252 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 enlistmentUnknown AWMM 26 Lockend Street, Tainui, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs E.H. Creeser (wife), 26 Lockend Street, Tainui, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMM Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number9252 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Company manager/Civilian AWMM Dunedin, Otago AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Captain/Military AWMM 2 Divisional Supply Column AWMM Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Second Echelon AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM Natural causes AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCaptain/Military AWMM New Zealand Army Service Corps, Supply Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › A champion athlete. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death28 May 1940 AWMM Age 31 AWMM AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathDied from Natural Causes AWMM Death notes CemeterySimon's Town (Dido Valley) Cemetery, Western Cape, South Africa AWMM Naval Allotment Row C. Grave 10. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember Walter Reginald Creeser by laying a poppy. Peter William Crees Albert William Creese Walter Reginald Creeser George Desbrowe Creeth Charles Creevey Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Walter Reginald Creeser Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksPapers Past. Digital New Zealand Newspapers. http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast Sources Used Papers Past. Digital New Zealand Newspapers. http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast Sources Used Obituary: Captains's Death. Evening Post, Volume CXXIX, Issue 131, 4 June 1940, Page 13 http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&cl=search&d=EP19400604.2.145&srpos Obituary Commonwealth War Graves Commission record https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2724743 Sources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM WW2 2: WW2 44 AWMM The Evening Post AWMM 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.