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Thomas Edward Walters

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  • Service number
    WWI 34178 AWMM
  • Also known as
    correct name is Thomas Edwin WALTER Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Family Records
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 3rd Btn Otago Regt. 10th Coy Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 52), Page: 22 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 52), Page: 22 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Thomas Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Walters AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    correct name is Thomas Edwin WALTER Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Family Records
  • Service number
    WWI 34178 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    6 September 1873 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    6 September 1873 Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record & Research
  • Place of birth
    Kapanga, Coromandel, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record & Research
  • Birth notes
    son of Thomas Andrew WALTER & Sarah Jane nee' Delaney Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    c/- of S Murphy, Kanakanae, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record & Research
  • Post war occupation
    Farm worker Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record & Research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Morron (sister), Patutahi, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single (never married) Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 3rd Btn Otago Regt. 10th Coy Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military record
  • Service number
    WWI 34178 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1918 Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    T E W & Trentham Public - Lorraine Mona - Other Relative - 20 May 2015 - Military Records
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Fencer/Civilian AWMM
    • Sept 1916 in Otago Infantry Regt. Public - Lorraine Mona - Other Relative - 20 May 2015 - Military Records
    • He first enlisted in January 1915 but was rejected hence when he enlisted 19 Sept 1916, he changed Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Family Research
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    43 - lied about his age at enlistment - b. 1873 not 1877 Public - Lorraine Mona - Other Relative - 20 May 2015 - Military Records

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
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Military record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 June 1940 Public Source
  • Date of death
    5 June 1940 Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    67yrs Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Cook Hospital, Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block S, Plot 123, Warrant # 3733 Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
    MR THOMAS WALTER - The death occurred this morning of Mr Thomas Walter aged 65yrs after a short illness. Mr Walter was born at Coromandel and was a son of the late Mr Thomas Walter who was a baker in Gisborne for many years. He lived in the Gisborne district nearly all his life and was engaged mainly in station work. He served in the Otago Infantry durig the Great War and was wouned at Messines.
    The deceased is survived by 3 sisters, Mrs G P Reid, King Street, Gisborne; Mrs C Morrow, Patutahi and Mrs Gaine Carrington, Hamilton.
    The funeral will leave Haisman's chapel at 1.30 om tomorrow for the soldiers' plot at the Taruheru Cemetery Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 16 September 2015 - Family Records
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Memorials

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
16 September 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZOther Relative
20 May 2015Lorraine MonaGisborne, NZOther Relative

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