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Walter Jones

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Gibraltar Memorial, Detail of Name panels 1939-1945, Walter Jones - This image may be subject to copyright

Gibraltar Memorial, Detail of Name panels 1939-1945, Walter Jones - This image may be subject to cop …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter AWMM
  • Surname
    Jones AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ404607 AWMM
    • 40467 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 July 1923 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mr Johnson, Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
    • Louis Norman Jones and Gladys Everlyn Jones were his adoptive parents.
      They lived in Tauranga Public - Bruce - Direct descendant - 14 July 2016 - Family history and other military records
  • Relationship status
    Pre 6 January 1941 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Son of Norman and Gladys Jones (nee Lewis), of Tauranga

    Listed by Commonwealth War Graves Commission with incorrect number as 40467 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 September 1943 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    Mediterranean AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Gibraltar Memorial AWMM
    • 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/2814777
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • 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
25 April 2019Bruce GrantNew ZealandDirect descendant
14 July 2016Bruce6 Queen Street, Feilding, New ZealandDirect descendant
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