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Full Name
Walker Culling Brunton
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Walker Culling
Surname
Brunton
Also Known As
Walter
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
26654
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Driver
Next of Kin
Mrs S. Brunton (mother), Kaukapakapa, Rodney, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Kaukapakapa, Rodney, New Zealand
Military District
Whangarei
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
29 Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 61
Last Unit Served
28 (Maori) Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
27 October 1942
Age at Death
36
Year of Death
1942
Cemetery Name
El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference
Zealand V. G. 6.
Memorial Name
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories
Biographical Notes
Son of Herbert William and Sarah Ann Brunton, of Hatuma, Hawke's Bay
Additional Information
  • Listed as Walker Culling Brunton by CWGC and also the Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945
  • Listed as Walter on Nominal Roll 3
  • Next of kin listed in the Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945 as Mrs S. Brunton and by CWGC as son of Herbert William and Sarah Ann Brunton, of Hatuma, Hawke's Bay
Further References
Sources Used
http://www.aucklandmuseum.com | Auckland Museum