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28th MAORI BATTALION - Babbington to Butler

Journal by ngairedith

almost 3600 men served overseas with the Maori Battalion 1940-1945
of those, 649 were killed or died of wounds while another 1,712 were wounded. Another 29 died as a result of service following discharge

- read the INTRODUCTION to the 28th MAORI BATTALION

- every soldier of the 28th has further information and photos, where available, at the site: BATTALION ROLL

- many 28th Battalion soldiers used alternative names or were known by both Maori and English versions of their names; these are recorded where known - their address is where they were at time of enlistment

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ABRAHAM to AWATERE .. BABBINGTON to BUTLER .. CAIRNS to CURTIS

DANIELS to DYER .. EDMONDS to EVANS .. FACOOREY to FROST

GAGE to GUNSON .. HAAMI to HENARE .. HENDERSON to HUTANA

IHAIA to JURY .. KAA to KEWEN .. KIDWELL to KUTIA

LAMBERT to LUMSDEN .. MAAKA to MAUHENI .. MAUI to MUTU

NAERA to OTIMI .. PAAKA to PAWA .. PEACHEY to PUTARANUI

RAERENGA to REWIRI .. RIA to RYLAND .. SADD to SYLVIA ..

TAARE to TAYLOR .. Te ANO to TUTU .. UATUKU to VERCOE

WAA to WEBSTER .. WEEPU to YOUNG
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* indicates he died for his country


BABBINGTON, Taina - Private 815278
- from P.W.D Camp, Hataitai, Wellington

BABBINGTON, Tuhaka - Private 445856
- from Crownthorpe, Hastings

BABBINGTON, Dave - Private 65269
- from Hick's Bay

BABBINGTON, Wiremu Kingi - Private 817457
- from 22 Norman Road, Gisborne

* BAILEY, Matiu Patatu - Private 39538
- from Putiki, Wanganui - KILLED IN ACTION

* BAKER, Matenga 'Sonny' - Temporary Sergeant 817685
- from Muriwai, Auckland - KILLED ON ACTIVE SERVICE

BAKER, Frederick - Lieutenant Colonel 34879
- from 12 Sylvan Avenue, Mount Eden, Auckland

BAKER, John Lionel - Corporal 65489
- from Patutahi

BAKER, John Sonny - Lieutenant 64195
-from Ruatoria

BAKER, Hubert George - Corporal 25811
- from Hunui Station, Tolaga Bay

BALZER, Clarence Juna - Second Lieutenant 65181
- from Whakarewarewa, Rotorua

BALZER, Aubrey - Sergeant 275754
- from Whakarewarewa, Rotorua

* BALZER, Oswald Kenneth - Private 445107
- from Whakarewarewa, Rotorua - DIED in ITALY aged 22

BARBARICH, James - Private 25812
- from Cambridge

* BARLOW, Tiri - Private 810247
- from Tamaki - KILLED IN ACTION, Italy, aged 23

* BARNEY, George Allan - Lance Corporal 62575
- from Bridge Pah, Hastings - DIED in WESTERN DESERT aged 24

BARRETT, Henry Kororo - Private 25813
- from Temuka

BARRETT, Charles Donald Richard - Private 456511
- from 7 Stanley Street, Dannevirke

BARRETT, John Piurako Tikao - Second Lieutenant 25814
- from Rapaki, Lyttelton

BARTLETT, Robert - Private 39203
- from Mangatuna, Tolaga Bay

BARTLETT, Michael - Private 68368
- from Te Aute

BARTLETT, Thomas - Private 817528
- from Mohaka

BARTON, William - Private 810712
- from Pukekohe

BEASLEY, Daniel - Lance Corporal 39299
- from Ahikiwi, Dargaville

* BEATTIE, Whare - Private 39046
- from Waireka No 1, Kaingaroa - DIED in WESTERN DESERT aged 25

BEATTIE, Brown - Private 62933
- from Tarawera Timber Company, Napier

* BEATTIE, Moana - Private 62645
- from Kiwi Road, Wairoa - DIED OF WOUNDS Egypt aged 22

BEAZLEY, Selwyn - Private 802755
- from 3 Baker Street Auckland

BEAZLEY, Bob - Corporal 68212
- from Pakotai

BELL, John Pani - Private 39003
- from Maori Pa, Te Kuiti

BELL, Benjamin Raniera - Private 39747
- from 57 The Square, Palmerston North

* BELL, Lawrence John - Captain 30969
- from 7 Tutanekai St, Waipukurau - KILLED IN ACTION Crete aged 35

* BELL, Richard Nikora - Private 67511
- from King Street, Te Kuiti - DIED in WESTERN DESERT aged 23

BELL. Charles Rangiriri - Corporal 22066
- from Rangitoto Road, Te Kuiti

BENNET, Charles Basil - #38188
-from YMCA Wellington

BENNETT, Charles Moihi Te Arawaka - Lieutenant Colonel 6121
- from 16 Hawkestone Street, Wellington

BENNETT, Frederick Tiwha - Second Lieutenant 6122
- from 140 The Terrace, Wellington

BENNETT, George Ranginohoora - Second Lieutenant 6123
- from 32 Hawkestone Street, Wellington

BENNETT, Albert 'Abby' Te Auheke - Lieutenant 65444
- from Okere Falls, Rotorua

BENNETTS, Robert Patrick - Private 819445
- from Cobb River

BERGHAN, Joseph Andrew - Second Lieutenant 65336
- from Awanui

BERGHAN, Joseph - Private 6098
- from Kaitaia

BERGHAN, Henery - Private 5710
- from Tuai, Wairoa

BERRYMAN, Edward - Private 60137
- from Huntly West

BERTRAND, George Frederick - Lieutenant Colonel 10
- from 12 Bell Street, New Plymouth,

BIDDLE, Kenana - Private 811719
- from Waimana

BIDDLE, Robert William - Lance Corporal 801891
- from Wainui Beach

BIDOIS, Maurice - Private 65137
- from 28 Claude Street, Hamilton,

BIDOIS, Robert Harvey - Private 437433
- from Tauranga

* BIRD, George Gabriel - Lance Corporal 4204
- from Murupara, Bay of Plenty - KILLED IN ACTION Crete aged 28

BIRD, Tahawai Henry - Private 39045
- from Murapara

* BIRD, Sydney Joseph - Private 65445
- from Murapara - DIED in WESTERN DESERT aged 24

* BIRD, James William - Private 68039
- from Murapara - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy aged 24

BIRD, Maurice Douglas Tukuha - Private 67528
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua

BISHOP, Albert Sonnie - Private 67512
- from Whatawhata

BISHOP, Paul - Private 414038
- from Kahuri Road, Rahotu

BISHOP, Jim - Private 801892
- from Rahotu

BLACK, John - Private 25815
- from Nukuhou North, Waimana

BLACKBURN, Matthew - Private 801894
- from Raetihi

BLOMFIELD, Cecil James - Captain 6093
- from 61 Brooklyn Flats, Emily Place, Auckland

BLUETT, Charles - Private 39563
- from No. 5 Camp, Devil's Elbow, Napier

BLUETT, Fred - Private 62658
- from Pekatahi, Taneatua,

BLUETT, Raymond - Private 801895
- from Taneatua

BLUETT, Samuel Corporal 6171
- from Taneatua

BOBBETTE, Murray William - Private 801896
- from Rototahi Station, Tolaga Bay

BORRELL, Phillip - Private 811690
- from Whakamarama

BOWMAN, Leo - Private 801333
- from 425 Queen Street, Auckland

BOWMAN, George - Private 810611
- from P.W.D. Camp, Avondale, Auckland

BOWMAN, Henry Robert - Private 65441
- from Bradford Street, Waihi

BOWMAN, John Hura - Private 813527
- from Koputauaki, Coromandel

BRASS, Logan David - Private 25816
- from Ahipara, Kaitaia

* BRASS, Barney - Private 67610
- from Ahipara, Kaitaia - DIED in ITALY aged 25

BRIAN, Warry - Private 62659
- from Motiti Island, Tauranga

BRIGHTWELL, Murray Richard - Private 631478
- from Tiratu, Dannevirke

BROOKING, Stephen Tute Horora - Private 65270
- from Te Araroa

BROOKING, Owen Kani - Private 65271
- from Te Araroa

BROOKING, Ned Everard - Private 801897
- from Te Araroa

* BROOKING, Frank Rodney - Private 65272
- from Waiomatatini - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia aged 29

BROOKING, Arthur - Private 25817
- from Te Araroa

BROOKING, Henry - Private 801898
- from Te Araroa

BROOKING, Iwa - Private 801905
- from Te Araroa

BROOMFIELD, Richard Theodore - Private 812615
- from Kaikohe

* BROUGH, John Michael - Private 807466
- from 6 Harper Street, Nelson - DIE in Italy aged 22

BROUGHTON, Kenneth Renata - Corporal 1997
- from Redcliffe Road, Taradale

BROUGHTON, Jock Tame Tame - Private 816565
- from Whenuakura R.D., Patea,

BROWN, David William - Private 817709
- from Ngatapa

BROWN, Charles Smith - Temporary Corporal 25818
- from 261 Queen Street, Thames

* BROWN, Ivan - Private 801901
- from Takapau - DIED in Italy aged 24

* BROWN, Harry - Private 62711
- from R.D., Pataua, Whangarei

* BROWN, John Rawhiti - Private 25821
- from Welcome Bay, Tauranga - KILLED IN ACTION Greece aged 27

BROWN, Wuru Edward - Private 65382
- from Kaitaia

* BROWN, Brown - Corporal 39297
- from Te Kao, Mangonui - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia aged 27

BROWN, Albert - Private 817458
- from Te Aroha

BROWN, Hauraki Akuhata - Private 39226
- from Whangaroa

BROWN, James - Private 25820
- from Tangoio

BROWN, David - Private 25819
- from Ahimia, Coromandel

* BROWN, Kawiti - Private 65335
- from Ngunguru - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia aged 28

Brown Buffalo - Private 801336
- from Pokere

BROWN, Whare Puita - Private 819484
- from Te Aroroa

BROWN, Edward - Private 811311
- from Te Wairoa, Tauranga

BROWN, Teri - Private 39765
- from Motu, Gisborne

BROWN, Thomas - Private 811772
- from Opotiki

BROWN, Tiweka - Private 802646
- from Opotiki

BROWN, Joseph - Private 635724
- from Waingaromia Station, Tolaga Bay

BROWN, Thomas - Private 801900 mor
- from Ruatoria, East Coast

BROWN, Tamihana - Private 801903
- from Puha

BROWN, Rangi - Private 801902
- from Mangatuna, Tolaga Bay

* BROWN, Harvey - Private 15131
- from Waimiha - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia aged 25

BROWN, William - Private 801906
- from Ruatahuna

BROWN, Robert - Private 39044
- from Rotokawa, Rotorua

* BRUNTON, Walker Culling - Private 26654
- from Kaukapakapa, Rodney - DIED in WESTERN DESERT aged 36

* BRYERS, Thomas Peter Waiata - Corporal 25824
- from Okaihau - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia aged 22

BRYERS, John - Private 812972
- from Okaihau RD, Bay of Islands

BUNKER, Rangi Peni - Private 12443
- from Kaik, Akaroa

BUNYAN, John - Private 812415
- from Opononi, Hokianga

* BURKE, Garrett Leslie Warrant - Officer Class 2 30486
- from 7 Newton Street, Trentham - DIED in GCRETE aged 30

* BUSBY, Henry - Private 62847
- from 21 Burch St, Mt Albert, Auckland - WESTERN DESERT age 23

BUSBY, Selwyn - Private 39296
- from Pukepoto, Kaitaia

* BUSBY, Leopold - Private 801608
- from c/o S. Busby, Pukepoto - KILLED IN ACTION Italy aged 22

BUSBY, Ponaute - Private 25823
- from Pukepoto, Kaitaia

BUSH, Whiu - Private 67554
- from Ruatoki North

BUTLER, Rere - Private 65490
- from Ruatoria

BUTLER, Kehu - Private 26145
- from Paroa, Whakatane

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