Donald Oliphant Stewart

Donald Oliphant

World War 2

Serial No
Second Lieutenant
Address on enlistment
Toroa Street, Whakatane, New Zealand
Next of kin
Mrs A. Stewart (mother), Toroa Street, Whakatane, New Zealand
See Donald Oliphant in the programme Maori Battalion - March to Victory.  His brother Second Lieutenant Horton Stewart also served with the Battalion.  He died in Crete on 27 May 1941.

Comments (6)

Uncle Don was a Major overseeing ANZAC dawn parades that finished at the Wairaka Marae, Whakatane for many years. He died at the dawn parade "rallying the troops" 1993! KJG Theosophy friend!!!!  Remember me? KJG!So pleased to have you first to contact me here!  I was in Whakatane June and October last year to help my Mum as one of the flooded houses, Douglas St.  Not much time for anything else!  But would like to catch up with you in person one day!  ;-)