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Nelson Whittington Watts Warner

Portrait, Nelson Whittington Watts Warner - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Nelson Whittington Watts Warner - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Nelson Whittington Watts AWMM
  • Surname
    Warner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ411479 AWMM
    • WWII 411479 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr James H.B. Warner (father), 50 Victoria Avenue, Whakatane, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ411479 AWMM
    • WWII 411479 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James H.B. Warner and Nina E.P. Warner (nee Watts) of Whakatane

    Warner was buried in the Allied Military Cemetery on Guadalcanal but later reinterred at Bourail, New Caledonia

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 March 1943 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    GuadalcanalSolomon Islands AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM Grave 5.29 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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