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Walter Burt

  • Service number
    WWI 17053 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Walter Richard AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
3/4 portrait of Private Walter Richard Burt. (Photographer: Herman Schmidt). Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 31-B4103. No known copyright.

3/4 portrait of Private Walter Richard Burt. (Photographer: Herman Schmidt). Sir George Grey Special …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter AWMM
  • Surname
    Burt AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Walter Richard AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 17053 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1896 Public - andrew - Other relative - 16 January 2016 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand Public - andrew - Other relative - 16 January 2016 - Family knowledge
  • Birth notes
    Walter Richard Burt died age 74 in 1970. Public - andrew - Other relative - 16 January 2016 - Family knowledge.
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Florence Burt (sister), care of Mrs Granger, Howick, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1929 - married
    Walter married Annie Chalton in 1929. They didn't have any children. Public - andrew - Other relative - 16 January 2016 - Family papers.

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 17053 AWMM
  • Military service
    Walter also fought in WW2 in North Africa. Public - andrew - Other relative - 16 January 2016 - Family papers.
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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

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
  • 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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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      38: 24 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM

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06 January 2017AndrewAuckland NZOther relative
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