Walter Henry WALKER

  • POW number: 72
  • Name: WALKER, Walter Henry
  • Listed as: n/a
  • Age: 36
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Soldier type: Infantry
  • Occupation and special skills: n/a
  • Unit: First Independent Company
  • Place of birth: South Australia
  • Place of capture: Kavieng
  • Above information is a direct translation from the Japanese list. If incorrect we will not amend it.
  • POW number: 72
  • Name: WALKER, Walter Henry
  • Listed as: n/a
  • Age: 36
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Soldier type: Infantry
  • Occupation and special skills: n/a
  • Unit: First Independent Company
  • Place of birth: South Australia
  • Place of capture: Kavieng
  • Above information is a direct translation from the Japanese list. If incorrect we will not amend it.
  • Name: WALKER, Walter Henry
  • Listed as: n/a
  • Age: 36
  • Nationality: Australian
  • Name: WALKER, Walter Henry
  • Service number: SX7253
  • Presumed lost aboard the Montevideo Maru
  • Date of birth: 12-Mar-05
  • Service number: SX7253
  • Nationality: Australian
  • Above information taken from the persons service record.
  • Date of birth: 12-Mar-05
  • Service number: SX7253
  • Nationality: Australian
  • Above information taken from the persons service record.
  • Internee number: 72
  • Occupation and special skills: n/a
  • Place of capture: Kavieng
  • Although this person's name does not appear on either the Japanese or the English list recently received by the National Archives of Australia. His service file indicates that his next of kin was notified of his death aboard the Montevideo Maru.
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This person can be viewed on the English list at page 45 and on the Japanese list at page 10.


Memories

  • Walter was the younger brother of my grandmother, Alice Frances (Walker) Robertson. My mother, Elsie May (Robertson) Franklin remembered him 26/04/2017
  • www.poppypark.org.au I purchased a poppy and received this soldier. Remembering Walter Henry Walker. Thank you. 16/06/2015

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