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Taylor Walker

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Walker, D. - Walker, T. (photo J Halpin 2010) - No known copyright restrictions

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Walker, D. - Walker, T. (photo J Ha …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Taylor AWMM
  • Surname
    Walker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Taylor Walker AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1525 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Anglican Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 4 March 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 29 March 1916 AWMM Tairua, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Marela Walker (mother), Pamapuria, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 26 July 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Btn 5th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 4 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1525 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1918 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 4 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      168 pounds AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to Field Ambulance and hospital 12 January 1917. Admitted to CCS 16 January 1917, Admitted No. 2 Australian General Hosptial, 20 January 1917; Admitted Convalescence Depot 29 January 1917. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted CCS & Field Ambulance 10 March 1917; hospitalised 15 March 1917 - 32 Stationary Hospital; embarked HS Princess Elizabeth for England 17 March 1917; Admitted 2NZ Convalescence Hospital, Walton 17 March 1917. Classified unfit and embarked NZ HS Maheno 5 August 1917 AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Taylor Walker was the son of Waaka Te Koni and Marara Maheno; husband of Sarah T. Walker, of Pamapuria, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 December 1920 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    PamapuriaNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    urupa, St Stephen's Church, Pamapuria, Northland AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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  • MY NAME IS TAYLOR WALKER SO I SEARCHED IT UP AND FOUND ANOTHER TAYLOR WALKER
    Public - TAYLOR - 4 October 2022
    Report 
  • Tena koe Koro. I am your great grand daughter and am grateful for your sacrifice and service for our freedoms. Arohanui x

    Taylor Walker
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    Jack Walker
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    Maude Walker
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    Ko ahau⚘
    Public - Bronwyn-Anne - Direct descendant - 16 April 2020
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      37: 38 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
    • The ulima-roarer : a collection of wails & fishy stories, etc., from the Indian Ocean. (1916). [Indian Ocean]: [15th Reinforcements]. AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

Contributors

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25 November 2022Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher
04 October 2022TAYLORAUCKLAND NEW ZEALANDOther
16 April 2020Bronwyn-AnneWhirinakiDirect descendant
04 March 2016Lorraine MGisborneResearcher

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