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Duncan Graham Walton

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Duncan Graham AWMM
  • Surname
    Walton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    34101 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 June 1910 AWMM CarlukeLanarkshire AWMM
    Carluke, Lanarkshire, Scotland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 15 February 1940 AWMM 7 Bradford Street, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Kathleen Jane Walton (wife), Care of Nurses Home, Auckland Public Hospital, Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 28 August 1940 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Western Desert AWMM
    • Sinai & Palestine AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    34101 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    • NCOs training course AWMM
    • 2NZEF School of Instruction AWMM
    • Enemy Weapons Course No. 9 AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 15 February 1940 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    Railway Engine Driver AWMM
    TaihapeManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Heart Failure AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Kathleen

    According to his daughter, Duncan took his bagpipes to the desert and played them on the sands - a Scottish soldier. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 July 2000 AWMM
    Age 90 AWMM
    HowickManukau City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Manukau Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Crematorium (Papatoetoe Cemetery), 357 Puhinui Road, Puhinui, Manukau City AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 496 AWMM
    • Judd, B. (2003). The desert railway : the New Zealand Railway Group in North Africa and the Middle East during the Second World War. Auckland, N.Z.: Penguin. AWMM
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