Trevor Stephen Buckett
Son of Stephen Patrick Buckett, and of Blanche Emma Buckett (nee Poole), of Te Awamutu, Auckland; husband of Lena Buckett, of Te Awamutu.
"A fatal accident occurred on the Main South road two miles south of Hamilton at 6.30 on Friday evening when a soldier was killed. He was Corporal Trevor Stephen Buckett, aged about 23, married, of Hopuhopu military camp. Corporal Buckett was riding a motor cycle between Hopuhopu camp and his home at Turakina road, Te Awamutu, when he was involved in a collision with a light truck. He suffered injuries from which he died when being taken to hospital." [Gisborne Herald, Volume LXXIV, Issue 22310, 21 April 1947, Page 6]
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Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum