John Dulford Walrond

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John Dulford Walrond
(b. 1914 South Africa; d. 1942 on active service)
Parents: Francis Eanley Walrond
Alice Mildred Walrond
Siblings: John Dulford Walrond
    b. 1914 South Africa; d. 1942 on active service
Partners: Patricia Hanson Robertson (née Martin)
    1921 – 2015
Children: No children
Keywords: H.M. Wilson Archives
Wikitree: Walrond-277
FamilySearch: GC9Y-66H
Ancestry: 312552755669

Parents were Francis Eanley Walrond and Alice Mildred Walrond. Married Patricia on 21 April 1942 in Claremont. Clerk in the 2/16th Battalion 2AIF.[1] Died aged 28 on active service, 8 December 1942.[2] He was a Sergeant in the 2/16th Australian Infantry Battalion (service number WX3524).[3]

22 January 1943:[4]

WALROND.—Killed in action in Dec., 1942, in New Guinea, John Dulford Walrond, second son of Francis Ernley Walrond, of Isipingo Beach, Natal.

Death notice


  1. Advertising (1943, April 7). The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954), p. 1. Retrieved December 25, 2022, from
  2. "South Africa, Cape Province, Probate Records of the Master of the High Court, 1834-1989," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 28 September 2018), 007739221 > image 903 of 1620; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa.
  3. Sergeant John Dulford Walrond, Australian War Memorial
  4. England, Andrews Newspaper Index Cards, 1790-1976