Māori › Bertram Watson Wacher Born 6 January 1908 - Died 19 January 1943 PDF Key details Service number15646 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankCorporal/Military AWMM Divisional Cavalry AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyright View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesBertram Watson AWMM Bertram Weston Public - Simon - Other relative - 17 May 2021 - His middle name was Weston, not Watson. This was told to me by my Grandmother, his sister. Weston was a family name. It is correct on the Commonwealth War Graves commission websitehttps://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2169339/BERTRAM%20WESTON%20WACHER/ SurnameWacher AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number15646 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth6 January 1908 AWMM United Kingdom, Europe AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM 38 Pine Hill Terrace, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMr B.C. Wacher (father), 38 Pine Hill Terrace, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 01 Apr 1941-30 June 1941 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number15646 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Brewer/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Corporal/Military AWMM 2 Divisional Cavalry AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal/Military AWMM Divisional Cavalry AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Bertram Charles and Emily Sarah Wacher, of Christchurch. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death19 January 1943 AWMM Age 35 AWMM Western Desert, North Africa AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Death notes CemeteryTripoli War Cemetery, Libya AWMM 12.F.3. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameMarlborough War Memorial, Second World War Panel AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Bertram Watson Wacher by laying a poppy. George Chester Waby William Wilson Waby Bertram Watson Wacher David Weston Wacher Abraham Wachner Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Bertram Watson Wacher Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission record https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2169339 Sources Used DocumentsLoughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM p. 258. AWMM Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM p.361 AWMM Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 17 May 2021SimonHorsham, United KingdonOther relative 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.