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Albert Frederick Walker

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  W_002. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel W_002. Image taken June 2020.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ425184 AWMM
    • WWII 425184 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 March 1910 AWMM Te ArohaWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ425184 AWMM
    • WWII 425184 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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Wife : Mrs M.A. Walker, of Pt Chevalier, Auckland.

    Father : Mr F.A. Walker, of Wellington.

    Sergeant : 25 July 1943

    Flight Sergeant : 1944 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 July 1944 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    Pacific AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea AWMM Joint grave C8. A. 11-12. 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

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2164821
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
28 March 2022IanIver, EnglandResearcher
26 January 2021JohnPerth WAResearcher
16 July 2017CadeChristchurch nzOther

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