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Basil Alexander Walker

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Basil Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ40782 AWMM
    • WWII 40782 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    16 October 1919 Public - Debbie - Other relative - 7 July 2016 - Military Personnel File
  • Place of birth
    Christchurch, New Zealand Public - Debbie - Other relative - 7 July 2016 - Military Personnel File
  • 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
    North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ40782 AWMM
    • WWII 40782 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    stock clerk Public - Debbie - Other relative - 7 July 2016 - Military Personnel File
  • Age on enlistment

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Basil Walker was the son of Herbert Walker, and of Katherine Alice McG. Walker, of Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Xll. C. 12. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
07 July 2016DebbieNew ZealandOther relative
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