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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
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