PULFORD, Walter Roy
(Service number 76176)

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Date 5 September 1897 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date 15 December 1917 Age
Address at Enlistment 20 Murray Street, Temuka
Occupation Wool scourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs W. PULFORD (mother), 20 Murray Street, Temuka
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Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
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Post-war Occupations


Date 26 October 1990 Age 93 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 165, Plot 583
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Walter Roy Pulford was the only son of Walter and Ellen Elizabeth (nve houghton) Pulford. He married Doris Emily Bradford on 18 October 1923 at St Peter's Church, Temuka.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 January 2017]

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