Ernest Walter AWMM
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Date of birth
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Address before enlistment
Pre 1939 AWMM Riversdale AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs N.E.M. Hayton (wife), 28 Dryden Street, Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
POW liberation details
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New Zealand Railway Engineers, 1919.
DAPM (Deputy Assistant Provost Marshal), 2 New Zealand Division, 1941.
OC (Officer Commanding) and Assistant Provost Marshal, 2 NZ Division Provost Company, 1941.
Returned to New Zealand, 1944, as Adjutant of Trentham Camp.
Colonel Commandant Royal New Zealand Provost Corps, 24 March 1953.
Retired 24 August 1954. AWMM
Date of death
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- Haigh, J., Polaschek, A. (Eds.). (1993). New Zealand and the Distinguished Service Order. Christchurch, N.Z.: Authors. AWMM
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
WW2 1: WW2 79 AWMM
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