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Walter Palmer Blackie

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Canterbury Section, 2nd Company NZMGC, August 1916. Canterbury Section 2nd Coy N.Z.M.G.C Absent Lt. Mawson, Pvt Nant, Corbett. 4 Back Row Coup, Gunion, Coleman, W Blackie. McNamara, W. J. Norton, T. L. Hazleton. Middle Row, T. Smith, Mohr, E Pope, E. Carr, N. M. McQueen, W. Mansfield, G Clark, P. Kennedy, D. R. McLean, G Woodhead, R. L. Lloyd. Sitting J Geddes, C. J. Dugdale, F Little, Archibald, T. M O’Leary J Anderson, Lt Hayhurst, Lt Ashby, O. Blackie, B. Blackie, Shields J Walsh, C Coles, R Gillespie. Front Row. Hobcroft, P. J. Gaffney, Thomason Wyatt, T Rainey, V McNamara, Gould, Gluyas, J Bishop, G Hatton At Picquigny on way to Somme August 1916. Letters to family. Ref: MS-Papers-6406-2. Alexander MS-Papers-6406-2_001_R. /records/22894582

Canterbury Section, 2nd Company NZMGC, August 1916. Canterbury Section 2nd Coy N.Z.M.G.C Absent Lt. …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter Palmer AWMM
  • Surname
    Blackie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3253 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 May 1894 AWMM MelbourneVictoria AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 34 South Crescent Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    H.G. Blackie (father), 3 Great North Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3253 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 October 1980 AWMM
    AshburtonCanterbury 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
    Remuera Primary School World War One Gates 1914-1918, 25 Dromorne Road, Remuera Auckland 1050 AWMM

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Sources

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