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David George Ernest Walker

Portrait from the Northland roll of honour (2002) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait from the Northland roll of honour (2002) - This image may be subject to copyright

Tuakiri

  • Taitara
  • Ngā ingoa tuatahi
    David George Ernest AWMM
  • Ingoa whānau
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Ingoa kārangaranga
    Jim Walker AWMM
  • Nama hōia
    28464 AWMM
  • Ira tangata
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Pono

Tauoranga kirirarau

Te whānautanga

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  • Whānautanga mai
  • Rā i whānau mai ai
  • Wāhi Whānau
  • Tuhinga mō te whānautanga
  • Wāhi noho i mua i te whakaurunga
  • Mahi whai muri i te pakanga
  • Uri kiritahi i te wā o te ekenga waka
  • Mēnā he hoa rangatira tōna

Ope taua

Ngā pakanga me ngā whawhai

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Ngā tohu taumata rau ope taua

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  • Mētara me ngā Tohu

Te Whakangungu me te Urunga atu

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Te maha o ngā ekenga waka

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Mauhere o te pakanga

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  • Kia mau ki ngā taipitopito
  • Ngā rā i mauherehia ai
  • Rā i puta ai
  • Te rā i whakahokia atu ngā hōia i mauherehia ai
  • Ngā kōrero mō te puta i te mauhere pakanga
  • Nama motuhake mō te mauhere pakanga

Whakapapa hauora

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  • Tuhinga hauora
    Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of sickness AWMM

Te tūnga whakamutunga e mōhiotia ana

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Kōrero taurongo

Kōrero taurongo

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  • Son of Percy William Walker and of Docie Walker (nee Powick), of Portland near Whangarei

    His wife resided in Auckland.

    Educated at St Stephen's College, he was a keen footballer and a member of the Awanui team. He joined up with the Maori Battalion in 1941, and was promoted to Lance-Corporal a week before he went into action in Libya.

    He died of sickness at the Middle East Base Hospital.

    Next of kin listed in the Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945 as son of Mrs P Walker of Waikiekie. AWMM
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Matenga

  • Matenga
    23 Hakihea 1941 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    EgyptNorth Africa AWMM
  • Rā i mate ai
  • Pakeke i te matenga
  • Wāhi Mate
  • Te momo matenga
  • Tuhipoka mō te matenga
  • Urupā
    Heliopolis War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM 1. D. 2. AWMM
  • Ingoa o te urupā
  • Tohutoro kōhatu urupā
  • Pānui Matenga
  • Ingoa maumaharatanga
  • Tohutoro maumaharatanga

Ngā maumaharatanga

Maumaharatanga

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

Rārangi Ingoa Whai Hōnore

Maumahara David George Ernest Walker mā te whakatakoto i te papi

Waiho atu he tuhinga

Waiho atu he poroporoaki, he maumaharatanga ki a David George Ernest Walker

Waiho atu he tuhinga

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Ngā mātāwai

Ngā mātāwai

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  • Hononga ki waho
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2210079
    Sources Used
  • Ngā tuhinga
    • Northland roll of honour and servicemen of WW II [electronic resource]. (2002). Whangarei, N.Z.: Returned Services Association. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.492 AWMM
    • Second 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.217 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls B-force 8th infantry brigade group [New Zealand Military Forces - "B" Force - Embarkation Roll]. Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1421 (R22440171) AWMM

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