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28th MAORI BATTALION - Babbington to Butler

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
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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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
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BABBINGTON, Taina - Private 815278
- from P.W.D Camp, Hataitai, Wellington
NOK: Mr J. Babbington (brother), P.W.D Camp, Plimmerton

BABBINGTON, Tuhaka - Private 445856
- from c/o M. Smith, Crownthorpe, Hastings
NOK: Mr T. McIlroy (uncle), PO Box 450, Hastings

BABBINGTON, Dave (aka Maori) - Private 65269
- from Hick's Bay
NOK: Mrs E. K. Babbington (wife), Whakawhitira, Ruatoria

BABBINGTON, Wiremu Kingi (aka Bill) - Private 817457
- from 22 Norman Road, Gisborne
NOK: Mrs H. Babbington (mother), 22 Norman Road, Gisborne

* BAILEY, Matiu Patatu - Private 39538
- from Putiki, Wanganui
NOK: Mrs Moari Maraea Bailey (nee Graham, mother), Putiki, Wanganui
KILLED IN ACTION 23 May 1941 in Crete aged 30

* BAKER, Matenga 'Sonny' - Temporary Sergeant 817685
- from Muriwai, Gisborne District
NOK: Miss P. Baker (sister), Muriwai, Gisborne District
KILLED ON ACTIVE SERVICE 3 April 1945 in Italy aged 23

BAKER, Frederick - Lieutenant Colonel 34879
- from 12 Sylvan Avenue, Mount Eden, Auckland
NOK: Mrs E.M. Baker (wife), 19A Austin Street, Wellington
born 19 June 1908 in Kohukohu, Hokianga, died 1 June 1958 in Wellington

BAKER, John Lionel - Corporal 65489
- from P.O., Patutahi
NOK: Mrs O. Baker (wife), P.O., Patutahi

BAKER, John Sonny (aka Jacky) - Lieutenant 64195
- from Ruatoria
NOK: Mrs R. Baker (wife), Mangatuna, Tolaga Bay

BAKER, Hubert George - Corporal 25811
- from c/o Berry, Hunui Station, Tolaga Bay
NOK: Mrs Te R. Baker (wife), Vicarage, Hauiti, Tolaga Bay

BALZER, Clarence Juna Victor - Second Lieutenant 65181
- from Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
NOK: Mrs Ellen Tuparahaki Balzer (nee Hunt, mother), Whakarewarewa, Rotorua

BALZER, Aubrey Huia - Sergeant 275754
- from Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
NOK: Mrs Ellen Tuparahaki Balzer (nee Hunt, mother), Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
born 30 Dec 1920, died 10 March 2013 in Maketu

* BALZER, Oswald Kenneth - Private 445107
- from Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
NOK: Mrs Ellen Tuparahaki Balzer (nee Hunt, mother), Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
DIED 7 Dec 1943 in ITALY aged 22
NOTE The above 3 Balzer brothers were sons of Walter Gordon Balzer, born in Casino, NSW, Australia & served as Sergeant 24549 in WWI, enlisting from Barton's Circus

BARBARICH, James - Private 25812
- from c/o Leamington Produce Co., Cambridge
NOK: Mr T. Barbarich (father), c/o Morgan Town, Te Awamutu
died 1984 aged 61

* BARLOW, Tiri - Private 810247
- from c/o W.H. Whittaker, Tamaki
NOK: Mrs D. Barlow (mother), Tuakau, Oruanui, Taupo District
KILLED IN ACTION, 12 April 1945 in Italy, aged 23

* BARNEY, George Allan Lance - Corporal 62575
- from c/o S. Edward, Bridge Pah, Hastings
NOK: Mr P. Barney (father), Main Street, Greytown
DIED 24 Oct 1942 in Western Desert aged 24

BARRETT, Henry Kokoro - Private 25813
- from P.O. Box 27, Temuka
NOK: Mrs H. Barrett (wife), P.O. Box 27, Temuka

BARRETT, Charles Donald Richard - Private 456511
- from 7 Stanley Street, Dannevirke
NOK: Mrs M. Barrett (mother), 3D Waterloo Street, Dannevirke

BARRETT, John Piurako Tikao - Second Lieutenant 25814
- from Rapaki, Lyttelton
NOK: Mrs N.T. Barrett (wife), Princes St. Ext., Hawera

BARTLETT, Robert - Private 39203
- from Mangatuna, Tolaga Bay
NOK: Mr S. Bartlett (brother), Mangatuna, Tolaga Bay

BARTLETT, Michael - Private 68368
- from Te Aute
NOK: Mrs E. Bartlett (mother), Opapa

BARTLETT, Thomas - Private 817528
- from Mohaka
NOK: Mrs L. Bartlett (wife), Mohaka

BARTON, William - Private 810712
- from I.M.D., Pukekohe
NOK: Mrs V.R. Barton (wife), William Street, Te Kuiti,

BEASLEY, Daniel - Lance Corporal 39299
- from Ahikiwi, Dargaville
NOK: Mrs M. Beasley (mother), c/o A. E. Harding, Aoroa, Dargaville,

* BEATTIE, Whare - Private 39046
- from Private Bag, Waireka No 1, Kaingaroa
NOK: Mr W. Beattie (father), Wairoa, Hawkes Bay
DIED 26 Aug 1942 in Western Desert aged 25

BEATTIE, Brown - Private 62933
- from Tarawera Timber Company, Napier
NOK: Mrs Beattie (mother), North Clyde, Wairoa,

* BEATTIE, Moana - Private 62645
- from Kiwi Road, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay
NOK: Mrs K. Beattie (mother), Kiwi Road, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay
DIED OF WOUNDS 14 Dec 1941 in Sollum, Egypt aged 22

BEAZLEY, Selwyn - Private 802755
- from 3 Baker Street Auckland
NOK: Mrs E. Morunga (sister), Omanaia

BEAZLEY, Bob - Corporal 68212
- from Pakotai
NOK: Mrs M.B. Beazley (wife), Pakotai

BELL, John Pani - Private 39003
- from Maori Pa, Te Kuiti
NOK: Mr R. Bell (father), Maori Pa, Te Kuiti

BELL, Benjamin Raniera - Private 39747
- from 57 The Square, Palmerston North
NOK: Mrs C. Bell (mother), Mill Road, Otaki, Horowhenua

* BELL, Lawrence John - Captain 30969
- from 7 Tutanekai St, Waipukurau
NOK: Mrs L. Bell (wife), 7 Tutanekai Street, Waipukurau, Hawkes Bay
KILLED IN ACTION 22 May 1941 in Crete aged 35

* BELL, Richard Nikora - Private 67511
- from King Street, Te Kuiti
NOK: Mrs M. Te W. Bell (wife), c/o J. W. Hetet, King Street, Te Kuiti
DIED 24 Oct 1942 in WESTERN DESERT aged 23

BELL, Charles Rangiriri - Corporal 22066
- from Rangitoto Road, Te Kuiti
NOK: Mrs R. Bell (wife), Rangitoto Road, Te Kuiti

BENNET, Charles Basil (Charlie) - #38188
-from YMCA Wellington
NOK: Mr T. Bennet (father), 27 Gresham St., Andersons Bay, Dunedin
born 5 July 1908 in Dunedin, died 3 Sep 1978 in Auckland
* During the war Charles was the driver of the bullet-riddled mobile canteen that followed the 28th Battalion through some torrid Middle East Campaigns

BENNETT, Charles Moihi Te Arawaka - Lieutenant Colonel 6121
- from 16 Hawkestone Street, Wellington
NOK: Bishop Bennett (father), Box 300, Hastings
born 27 July 1913 in Rotorua, died 26 Nov 1998 in Tauranga

BENNETT, Frederick Tiwha (aka Tiff) - Second Lieutenant 6122
- from 140 The Terrace, Wellington
NOK: Bishop Bennett (father), Box 300, Hastings,

BENNETT, George Ranginohoora - Second Lieutenant 6123
- from 32 Hawkestone Street, Wellington
NOK: Mr H.D. Bennet (father), 32 Hawkestone Street, Wellington
prisoner of war at the German Prisoner of War Camp Oflag VB
born 9 Apr 1910 to Henry Dargaville Bennett & Wiki Te Park, married Marie Kohane, died 6 Feb 1986 in Rhode Island, USA

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

BENNETTS, Robert Patrick - Private 819445
- from Cobb River
NOK:

BERGHAN, Joseph Andrew - Second Lieutenant 65336
- from Awanui
NOK:

BERGHAN, Joseph - Private 6098
- from Kaitaia
NOK:

BERGHAN, Henery - Private 5710
- from Tuai, Wairoa
NOK:

BERRYMAN, Edward - Private 60137
- from Huntly West
NOK:

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

BIDDLE, Kenana - Private 811719
- from Waimana
NOK:

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

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

BIDOIS, Robert Harvey - Private 437433
- from Tauranga
NOK:

* BIRD, George Gabriel - Lance Corporal 4204
- from Murupara, Bay of Plenty
NOK: Mr W. F. Bird (grandfather), Murupara, Bay of Plenty
KILLED IN ACTION 27 May 1941 in Crete aged 28

BIRD, Tahawai Henry - Private 39045
- from Murapara
NOK:

* BIRD, Sydney Joseph - Private 65445
- from Murapara
NOK: Mrs A. T. Bird (wife), Murupara
DIED 2 Nov 1942 in Western Desert aged 24

* BIRD, James William - Private 68039
- from Murapara
NOK: Mrs H. Bird (sister), Murupara, Rotorua
DIED OF WOUNDS 15 Dec 1944 in Italy aged 24

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

BISHOP, Albert Sonnie - Private 67512
- from Whatawhata
NOK:

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

BISHOP, Jim - Private 801892
- from Rahotu
NOK:

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

BLACKBURN, Matthew - Private 801894
- from Raetihi
NOK:

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

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

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

BLUETT, Raymond - Private 801895
- from Taneatua
NOK:

BLUETT, Samuel Corporal 6171
- from Taneatua
NOK:

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

BORRELL, Phillip - Private 811690
- from Whakamarama
NOK:

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

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

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

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

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

* BRASS, Barney - Private 67610
- from Ahipara, Kaitaia
NOK: Mrs M. Brass (mother), Ahipara, Kaitaia
DIED 18 Feb 1944 in ITALY aged 25

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

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

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

BROOKING, Owen Kani - Private 65271
- from Te Araroa
NOK:

BROOKING, Ned Everard - Private 801897
- from Te Araroa
NOK:

* BROOKING, Frank Rodney - Private 65272
- from Waiomatatini, Gisborne
NOK: Mrs H. Brooking (wife), Ruatoria
KILLED IN ACTION 27 March 1943 in Tunisia aged 29

BROOKING, Arthur - Private 25817
- from Te Araroa
NOK:

BROOKING, Henry - Private 801898
- from Te Araroa
NOK:

BROOKING, Iwa - Private 801905
- from Te Araroa
NOK:

BROOMFIELD, Richard Theodore - Private 812615
- from Kaikohe
NOK:

* BROUGH, John Michael - Private 807466
- from 6 Harper Street, Nelson
NOK: Mrs Margaret Rennie Brough (wife), 81 Grove Street, Nelson
DIED 8 Dec 1943 in Italy aged 22

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

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

BROWN, David William - Private 817709
- from Ngatapa
NOK:

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

* BROWN, Ivan - Private 801901
- from Takapau
NOK: Mr D. Brown (brother), Dannevirke
DIED 7 Dec 1943 in Italy aged 24

* BROWN, Harry - Private 62711
- from R.D., Pataua, Whangarei
NOK: Mr G. W. Mahunga (uncle), R.D., Pataua, Whangarei
DIED 4 Sep 1942 in Western Desert aged 22

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

BROWN, Wuru Edward - Private 65382
- from Kaitaia
NOK:

* BROWN, Brown - Corporal 39297
- from Te Kao, Mangonui
NOK: Mr Jobe Brown (brother), Te Kao, Mangonui
KILLED IN ACTION 8 May 1943 in Tunisia aged 27

BROWN, Albert - Private 817458
- from Te Aroha
NOK:

BROWN, Hauraki Akuhata - Private 39226
- from Whangaroa
NOK:

BROWN, James - Private 25820
- from Tangoio
NOK:

BROWN, David - Private 25819
- from Ahimia, Coromandel
NOK:

* BROWN, Kawiti - Private 65335
- from Ngunguru
NOK: Mrs B. Tana, Ngunguru, Northland
KILLED IN ACTION 21 April 1943 in Tunisia aged 28

BROWN, Buffalo - Private 801336
- from Pokere
NOK:

BROWN, Whare Puita - Private 819484
- from Te Aroroa
NOK:

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

BROWN, Teri - Private 39765
- from Motu, Gisborne
NOK:

BROWN, Thomas - Private 811772
- from Opotiki
NOK:

BROWN, Tiweka - Private 802646
- from Opotiki
NOK:

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

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

BROWN, Tamihana - Private 801903
- from Puha
NOK:

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

* BROWN, Harvey - Private 15131
- from Waimiha, King Country
NOK: Mrs Rangi Turner (mother), Te Kuiti
KILLED IN ACTION 26 March 1943 in Tunisia aged 25

BROWN, William - Private 801906
- from Ruatahuna
NOK:

BROWN, Robert - Private 39044
- from Rotokawa, Rotorua
NOK:

* BRUNTON, Walker Culling - Private 26654
- from Kaukapakapa, Rodney
NOK: Mrs S. Brunton (mother), Kaukapakapa, Rodney
DIED 27 Oct 1942 in WESTERN DESERT aged 36

* BRYERS, Thomas Peter Waiata (aka Tom) - Corporal 25824
- from Okaihau Rural Delivery
NOK: Mr E.N. Bryers (father), Rural Delivery, Okaihau
KILLED IN ACTION 20 April 1943 in Tunisia aged 22

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

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

BUNYAN, John - Private 812415
- from Opononi, Hokianga
NOK:

* BURKE, Garrett Leslie Warrant - Officer Class 2 30486
- from 7 Newton Street, Trentham
NOK: Mrs E.A. Burke (wife), Palmer Crescent, Trentham,
DIED 23 May 1941 in CRETE aged 30

* BUSBY, Henry - Private 62847
- from 21 Burch St, Mt Albert, Auckland
NOK: Mrs E. Busby (mother), Pukepoto, Kaitaia
DIED 27 Nov 1941 in the Western Desert age 23

BUSBY, Selwyn - Private 39296
- from Pukepoto, Kaitaia
NOK:

* BUSBY, Leopold - Private 801608
- from c/o S. Busby, Pukepoto
NOK: Mrs L. Busby (mother), Herekino, Far North
KILLED IN ACTION 10 April 1945 in Italy aged 22

BUSBY, Ponaute - Private 25823
- from Pukepoto, Kaitaia
NOK:

BUSH, Whiu - Private 67554
- from Ruatoki North
NOK:

BUTLER, Rere - Private 65490
- from Ruatoria
NOK:

BUTLER, Kehu - Private 26145
- from Paroa, Whakatane
NOK:
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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
__________________

28th MAORI BATTALION - Cairns to Curtis

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
CAIRNS, Fred John - Private 65487
- from Waimana
NOK:

CALLAGHAN, James - Private 62660
- from Raukokore, Opotiki

CALLAGHAN, Te Moana - Corporal 801909
- from Waihau Bay

CALLAGHAN, William (aka Harawira Callaghan) - Private 815308
- from 41 Thorndon Quay, Wellington

CALLAGHAN, John - Corporal 801908
- from c/o Mr J.G. Neilson, Otara Road, Opotiki

CAMERON, John - Private 25825
- from Pukepoto, Kaitaia,

* CAMPBELL, Stuart Alexander - Private 446853
- from Glendining Home, Andersons Bay, Dunedin - DIED Italy aged 22

CAMPBELL, Eruera Kape - Private 801910
- from Te Araroa

CAMPBELL, Rutene - Private 39766
- from Te Araroa

CAMPBELL, John Sidney (aka Sydney) - Private 65274
- from Aorangi, Ruatoria

CAMPBELL, Joseph Hemota - Private 39223
- from Aorangi

CAMPBELL, Pani (aka Tom) - Corporal 67405
- from Aorangi, Ruatoria

CAMPBELL, Hikurangi - Private 65273
- from Hick's Bay

CAMPBELL, George Paihea - Private 67406
- from Ruakituri

CAMPBELL, Tahaa - Private 811317
- from Omaio

CARKEEK, Manukiao - Private 804674
- from c/o Mrs C. Fuller, Coley Street, Foxton

CARLSON, William - Private 801911
- from Opotiki

CARR, Dick - Private 801912
- from Puha

CARR, Joseph - Second Lieutenant 46089
- from Anaura Station, Tolaga Bay

CARRINGTON, Cooper - Private 817460
- from Manutuke

CARROLL, Alfred Nelson - Private 39590
- from orth Clyde, Wairoa

CARROLL, Kingi George Gallipoli - Private 817532
- from Wharerangi, Puketapu

CARROLL, Alfred Taihoa - Trooper 817531
- from Wharerangi, Puketapu

CARROLL, John Henry - Temporary Corporal 817587
- from c/o T. Robinson, Little River

CARROLL, Richard John - Private 62576
- from North Clyde, Wairoa

CARROLL, Joseph Francis - Private 39558
- from 505 Riverslea Road, Hastings

CARSON, Henry - Private 25826
- from Hoe-o-tainui

CASH, Moses - Private 813382
- from Pokaka

* CASSIDY, William Diamond - Private 62848
- from Takapuna - DIED in Yunisia 20-4-1943 aged 26

CASSIDY, Tom - Private 62708
- from Parua Bay

CASSIDY, Henry - Private 62709
- from Moerewa

* CASTLETON, Robert Scott - Private 275359
- from Rotorua - KILLED IN ACTION in Italy Xmas Eve 1943 aged 24

CHADWICK, John Te Kuru - Temporary Sergeant 817533
- from Hastings

* CHALCRAFT, Leslie William - Private 802299
- from Gisborne - KILLED IN ACTION in Italy 24-7-1944 aged 21

CHAMBERS, Charles - Private 39767
- from Te Araroa

CHASE, Rangi - Private 62577
- from Kaitoke, Dannevirke

* CHESTERMAN, Earle Richard - Major 11805
- from Nelson College - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert aged 27
- born in Masterton. Mentioned in Despatches

CHRISTIAN, William (aka Bill Kiel) - Private 65433
- from Gisborne

CHRISTY, Benjamin Goodard - Major 68371
- from Nuhaka

CHURCH, Charles - Private 816356
- from Kakatahi

CLARK, Thomas - Private 67667
- from Kakanoa Street, Huntly

CLARK, Roy - Private 25827
- from Bethlehem, Tauranga

CLARK, William Matthew - Private 25828
- from 12 Harding Street, Auckland C. 1

CLARK, William - Private 801563
- from Kaitaia

CLARK, Teone - Private 815257
- from 62 Waiwhetu Road, Lower Hutt

CLARK, Richard - Private 62869
- from Huntly

CLARKE, Murdock Spencer - Corporal 3226
- from Kamo, Whangarei

CLARKE, Peter Tauatahi - Warrant Officer Class 2 62710
- from Ngawha, North Auckland

CLARKE, Herbert - Private 39302
- from Ruawai

CLARKE, Edward - Private 39501
- from Aratapu, Dargaville

CLARKE, Samuel - Private 811774
- from Manoeka, TePuke

CLAY, Martin Hood Archer - Lieutenant 5769
- from Mataura

COATES, Miki Arama Karaka - Private 65468
- from Te Teko

COLE, Herbert Francis - Temporary Corporal 811035
- from Tahuna

COLEMAN, John Thomas - Private 67598
- from Hautanoa, Tokomaru Bay

* COLEMAN, Dick - Private 811094
- from Lower Waiawa - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 15-1-1945 aged 22

* COLEMAN, Simon - Private 25829
- from Kaitaia - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia 8-5-1943 aged 25

COLEMAN, Nai - Private 801913
- from Hautanoa

COLLIER, James Patrick - Private 25830
- from Tokomaru Bay

CONNOR, Lance William - Private 67498
- from 144 King's Crescent, Lower Hutt

CONROY, William James - Private 802777
- from Rangiuru, Te Puke

CONROY, Francis Patrick - Private 65219
- from Rangaiuru via Te Puke

COOK, Hohipuha Kareanui - Private 67480
- from Raukawa Street, Otaki

COOK, Edmund - Private 65683
- from Apia, Samoa

COOK, George - Private 39036
- from Manakau

COOK, Alfonso Robert - Private 801309
- from c/o Mrs Strongman, 23A Pine Street, Mt. Eden, Auckland

COOK, Burnett Neville - Private 39304
- from Kerikeri Inlet, Bay of Islands

COOPER, William Hohepa - Private 65337
- from Kawakawa

COOPER, Stanley - Lance Corporal 2814
- from c/o Ellis and Burnand, Mangapehi

COOPER, Walter James - Corporal 6099
- from Kaingaroa

COPE, Henare - Private 39300
- from Taheke Hokianga

COPE, Mathew Iti - Private 62712
- from Taheke, Hokianga

CORBETT, Wha - Private 813277
- from Manunui

* CORCORAN, John - Private 39740
- from Auckland - DIED in Austria 13-5-1945 aged 27

CORKERY, James - Private 62578
- from Hautanoa, Tokomaru Bay

COULSTON, Reuben Edward (aka Ted) - Second Lieutenant 68373
- from Raukituri

* COURTNEY, Walter Mark - Private 39707
- from Maketu, Te Puke - DIED Crete 23-5-1941 aged 23

COWELL, Robert - Private 62849
- from Maioro, P.W.D., Waiuku

* COWELL, William - Private 62850
- from Waiuku - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert 5-7-1942 aged 23

CRAPP, Lawson Tunoa - Sergeant 67555
- from Toroa Street, Whakatane

CRAWFORD, Jury (aka Digger) - Private 801915
- from Tolaga Bay,

CRAWORD, Karu (aka Fred) - Private 39208
- from Mangatuna, Tolaga Bay

CRAWFORD, Tui - Private 65275
- from Te Araroa

CRAWFORD, Naopa Hoia Terau Ririwa (aka Soldier) - Private 811038
- from Waihau Bay

CREWTHER, Edward James - Private 65138
- from 35 Cliff Road, St. Heliers, Auckland

CRIBB, Kiwi - Private 62561
- from Awahuri

CROSS, Thomas Gladstone - Private 804718
- from 142 Nith Street, Invercargill

CROWN, Toi - Private 39708
- from Thames

CULLEN, Ralph - Lance Corporal 801916
- from 45 Wellington Street, Auckland

CUNNINGHAM, John - Private 65276
- from Puha

CUNNINGHAM, Joseph - Private 817725
- from Whakatu, Hastings

CUNNINGHAM, Koro - Private 817736
- from Bridge Pah, Hastings

* CURRY, John - Private 39732 more details
- from Arohena, Waikato - DIED Crete 23-5-1941 aged 23

CURTIS, James Hurinuku - Private 39709
- from Rotorua

28th MAORI BATTALION - Daniels to Dyer

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
DANIELS, Andrew - Private 62807
- from 8 Harding Street, Auckland

DANIELS, Peter - Private 25831
- from Wairau Rural Delivery, Blenheim

DANIELS, Puhi Thomas - Private 39006
- from Taupiri, Waikato

* DANIELS, Moses - Lance Corporal 39308
- from Kaihu - KILLED IN ACTION El Alamein, Egypt ged 34

DANSEY, Roger Tahere - Sergeant 6124
- from c/o Davys and Burton, Solicitors, Rotorua

DANSEY, Harry Delamere - Barter Sergeant 376544
- from c/o Y.M.C.A. Wellington

DAVIS, Eric - Private 39305
- from Tokerau Beach, North Auckland

DAVIS, Benjimen - Private 62753
- from Waitomo Caves

DAVIS, John - Private 62546
- from Bedford Street, Waitara

DAVIS, William - Private 62547
- from Bedford Street, Patea

DAVIS, Ngaro Moses - Private 39307
- from Whangaruru South

* DAVIS, Percy - Private 812606
- from Kaitaia - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 15-12-1944 aged 24

DAVIS, Henry Matheson - Private 811600
- from Torere

DAVIS, Arapeta - Private 801917
- from Thornton, Wellington

DAVIS, Thompson Moses - Lance Corporal 39306
- from Whangaruru, North Auckland

DAVIS, Perry - Private 65339
- from Tangiteroria

DAVIS, William Henry - Private 65340
- from Motukaraka

DAVIS, William Bartholomew - Temporary Sergeant 427841
- from Searley Street, Thames

DAVIS, Benjamin Tanui - Private 34051
- from Whitianga

DAVIS, Arthur - Private 802728
- from Waitomo Caves

DAVIS, Putangi - Private 813484
- from Waitomo Caves

DAVIS, William - Private 67613
- from Tangiteroria,

DAVIS, William - Private 67614
- from c/o J.J. Whimp, Whakapara

DAVIS, Rihimona - Sergeant 25833
- from Waro, Bay of Islands

DAVIS, Harry Wixon- Sergeant 26004
- from Morven

DAVIS, Edward Tanui - Lance Corporal 67601
- from Mercury Bay

DAVIS, Rueben Thomas - Private 801918
- from c/o G.G. Clark, Whakatane

DAVIS, Francis - Private 812152
- from Motukaraka

DAVIS, Charles William Lewis - Private 455695
- from 105 Eye Street, Invercargill

* DAVIS, Jack - Private 65338
- from Towai - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia 21-3-1943 aged 27

DAY, Reginald Thomas - Private 446805
- from 23 Ellesmere Avenue, Miramar, Wellington

DAYMOND, Tiori Taua - Private 65406
- from Porirua, Wellington

De La CROIX, Harry Tuhoe - Sergeant 39309
- from Kaikohe

De THIERRY, Percival Thomas - Private 68215
- from Kaitaia

DELAMERE, Tumanako - Private 811715
- from Omaio, via Opotiki

* DELAMERE, Thomas (aka Tame) - Private 62662
- from Omaio -DIED Western Desert 2-11-1942 aged 24

DELAMERE, Philip (aka Waikura) - Private 801919
- from c/o W.J. Thompson, Paerata Ridge,

DELAMERE, Takamoana (aka Bill Pire Delamere) - Private 39116
- from c/o Mrs T. Moody, Opotiki

* DELAMERE, Edward Kohi - Private 62661
- from Omaio - DIED OF WOUNDS Western Desert 13-12-1941 aged 23

* DEALMERE, Maui Bennett - Corporal 6170
- from Opotiki - DIED Western Desert 2-11-1942 aged 25

DELAMERE, Monita Eru - Corporal 637190
- from Opotiki

DENNY, John William - Temporary Lance Corporal 454431
- from 279 Worcester Street, Christchurch

DENNY, Joseph John - Private 630481
- from 5 Fernhill Flats, Dunedin

DEWES, Henry - Temporary Corporal 25834
- from Waihi

DEWES, Whare - Private 817534
- from Tikitiki

DIAMOND, Daniel (aka Dan) - Private 39311
- from Rangi Point, Hokianga

DIAMOND, Hemara - Private 39661
- from Moerewa, Bay of Islands

DICK, Joe - Private 65509
- from Kaitaia

DICK, Gene - Private 811025
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua

* DICKEY , Henry - Private 62714
- from Whangarei - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert aged 34

* DINSDALE, John - Private 802579
- from Koutu, Rotorua - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 18-2-1944 aged 39

DITTMER, George - Brigadier 12
- from Rotorua

DIXON, Wallace - Private 39008
- from Grand Hotel, Frankton, Hamilton

DIXON, Marshall Edward - Private 39312
- from Tauranga

DIXON, Robert John - Private 39007
- from Horahora

* DOUGLAS, Joseph - Private 68040
- from Ngongotaha, Waikato - DIED in Tunisia 20-4-1943 aged 23
- brother of Edward below who died same day, same place

DOUGLAS, Edward - Private 39047
- from Tarewa, Rotorua - KILLED IN ACTION Yunisia 20-4-1943 aged 25
- brother of Douglas above who died same day, same place

DOWN, Ashley James- Private 817741
- from Mangamutu

DOWNES, Paul - Private 817461
- from Manutuke

DOWNES, Timothy - Private 43517
- from Taringamotu

DOWNES, Kahu Morehu - Private 816579
- from Ratana Pa

DOWNES, Hoani Tehoka - Private 802554
- from Tongariro

DUDLEY, Henry - Private 81108
- from Kaitaia

* DUFF, Hone (John) - Private 25837
- from 153 Maclaggan Street, Dunedin
- Hone DIED in the Western Desert 3-12-1941 aged 23
- his parents were Albert Francis Cameron Duff & Sarah Pipiriki Rangitupoki
- his brother Witurora (below) signed up with him

DUFF, Witurora (1921-1984) - Private 25838
- from 153 Maclaggan Street, Dunedin
- go to his mother's link above

* DUFF, William Takiwa - Private 802444
- from Rotorua - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 15-12-1944 aged 26

DUNCAN, Paul Sonny - Private 801921
- from Waiotapu

* DUNCAN, Thomas England - Corporal 25841
- from Reporoa - DIE Western Dsert 24-10-1942 aged 25

DUNN, Andrew Joseph - Private 811773
- from 42 Mackay Street, Thames

DUNN, Harry - Private 65178
- from Ahipara

DUNN, Wati - Private 39472
- from Hokianga

DYER, Humphrey Goring - Major 39998
- from Whangarei

28th MAORI BATTALION - Edmonds to Evans

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
EDMONDS, David Private 26129
- from Normandale, Lower Hutt
NOK:

EDMONDS, Wiremu Private 812594
- from Kaikohe

EDMONDS, Kereama Private 817462
- from Hicks Bay

* EDMONDS, Hira Corporal 65341
- from Ngawha, North Auckland - KILLED IN ACTION Italy aged 26

* EDMONDS, James Ngaro Private 67513
- from C/o Arohena Mill, Arohena - DIED Western Desert aged 23

EDWARDS, William Private 811519
- from Te Poi

EDWARDS, Thomas Private 811426
- from Okoroire

EDWARDS, Toko Private 812405
- from Whakapara

EDWARDS, Richard Private 39650
- from Whakapara, Whangarei

EDWARDS, James Sergeant 25842
- from Putaruru

EDWARDS, Felix Joseph Private 5783
- from 154A Taranaki Street, Wellington

* EDWARDS, Wi Nira Corporal 67407
- from 4 Millers Street, Dannevirke - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy aged 27

EDWARDS, Thomas Private 39693
- from Taipa Rural Delivery, Mangonui

EDWARDS, Patira Private 25844
- from Manunui, King country

EDWARDS, William Josef Private 805193
- from 44 Pioneer Road, New Plymouth

EDWARDS, Dets Private 801922
- from Waituhi, Patutahi

EDWARDS, Heta Corporal 62579
- from Hicks Bay

EDWARDS, Peter Private 445743
- from P.W.D., Ohakea, Sanson

* EDWARDS, Kura Private 39612
- from Reporua - DIED OF WOUNDS in NZ aged 26

EDWARDS, Gilbert Private 802581
- from Te Teko

* EHAU, James - Private 65182
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua - DIED Western Desert 2-11-1942 aged 23

* EHAU, Claude Private 67408
- from Gisborne - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert aged 23

EHAU, Tangi Haere - Temporary Corporal 39174
- from Ruatoria

* ELKINGTON, Herbert - Lance Corporal 62804
- Lighthouse keeper Madsen, French Pass - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia

* ELKINGTON, John Arthur - Corporal 62803
- from Madsen, French Pass - DIED Western Desert 2-11-1942 aged 43

* ELLIS, Richard - Private 800856
- from Mahoenui - DIED Italy 15-10-1944 aged 23

ELLISON, Thomas Rangiwahia - Private 822312
- from Otakou

ELLISON, Vincent George Tehau - Private 25846
- from 140 Gonville Avenue, Wanganui

ELLISON, Record William - Private 62747
- from Karitane, Dunedin

ELLISON, John Rangi - Private 62746
- from Puketeraki

ELLISON, George - Sergeant 62745
- from Otakou

ELLISON, Thomas Mutu - Private 25845
- from Karitane, Dunedin

ELLISON, Te Whetu Rereao Private 805194
- from Waikanae

EMERY, Tawio - Temporary Sergeant 805195
- from 414 Featherston Street, Palmerston North

EMERY, Edward Erihe - Temporary Corporal 801789
- from Waitaruke, Kaeo

EMERY, James Samuel - Private 811753
- from 47 MacGrath Street, Napier

* EMIA, Joseph Maxwell - Private 804543
- from Wanganui - DIED in Italy 10-1-1945 aged 23

* EPARAIMA, Pua - Private 39210
- from Gisborne - DIED in Crete 2-6-1941 age 34

* EPARAIMA, Rangawhenua - Sergeant 62882
- from Whakarewarewa - DIED Western Desert 24-10-1942 aged 23

EPIHA, Jack - Private 39315
- from Matauri Bay, Kaeo

* EPIHA, Paihana - Lance Corporal 68216
- from Matauri Bay - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 7-1-1944 aged 22

EPU, Edward - Private 65183
- from Tirau

EREATARA, Whetu - Private 39048
- from Ruatoki North

EREMANA, Henare - Private 39768
- from Tokomaru Bay

EREPETA, Jack - Private 39050
- from Koutu, Rotorua

ERIA, Haeata - Private 62580
- from Paki Paki

ERIHA, Pakira Walters - Private 39009
- from c/o D. Finlayson, Private Bag, Otorohanga

ERSTICH, Walter Wharu - Private 812597
- from Awanui

ERU, Captain William - Private 817609
- from Guy Street, Waipawa

ERUERA, Tom - Private 801924
- from 8 Harding Street, Auckland

ERUERA, Pae - Private 39313
- from Omanaia

ERUERA, Pera Private 39691
- from Paroti, Whangarei

* ERUETI, Wiremu Private 6174
- from Ruatoki North - KILLED IN ACTION Crete 27-5-1941 aged 36

ERUETI, Witute Witute - Private 65342
- from Kaikohe

EVANS, Henry - Private 801925
- from Te Teko

28th MAORI BATTALION - Facoorey to Frost

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
FACOOREY, Herbert George Private 62581
- from Te Araroa

FAIRBROTHER, Monty Claude (1907-1997) - Brigadier 7192
- born in Carterton, Wairarapa, a son of Victor Inglis Lytton FAIRBROTHER & Ivy Alicia REVELL. NEXT OF KIN: wife, Helena Constance Fairbrother, Te Awamutu
- served with: 2nd NZ Infantry Brigade, 5th NZ Infantry Brigade, 20th Infantry Battalion, 21st Infantry Battalion, 23rd Infantry Battalion & 28th (Maori) Battalion
- military awards: Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE), Distinguished Service Order (DSO), 1939-1945 Star, Africa Star (8th Army clasp), Italy Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-1945, Mentioned in Despatches (MiD), New Zealand War Service Medal, Coronation Medal 1953, Efficiency Decoration (ED) and Four bars.


FALWASSER, Henry Innes - Lieutenant 39535
- from 20 Bayley Street, New Plymouth

FALWASSER, Dallas Landell - Lance Corporal 804538
- from Bell Block, Taranaki

FARR, Thomas - Private 62582
- from Potara, Hicks Bay

* FARRELL, Robert John - Private 25848
- from Kaunakania, Te Karaka - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert aged 23

FARRELL, Percy - Private 811684
- from Mourea

FAULKNER, George - Private 631209
- from Whakamarama

FENTON, Roy Kerry Turata Rona (unknown rank) 801926
- from Oaonui, Opunake (was a Butcher)

FERRIS, Donald Hari Pohatu - Private 39032
- from P.W.D. Camp, Hurunui Bridge

FERRIS, Christian Kennedy - Private 817771
- from Waitakaro

* FERRIS, Parekura - Private 67409
- from Waitakaro - DIED in Egypt 19-9-1943 aged 24

FERRIS, John - Private 817610 more
- from Ruatoria

* FISHER, Harry - Private 39376
- from Awanui - DIED OF WOUNDS Western Desert 12-7-1942 aged 33

* FISHER, Robert - Private 823196
- from Invercargill - DIED OF WOUDS Italy 22-9-1944 aged 39

FISHER, John Henry - Temporary Corporal 71565
- from 50 Nnith Street, Invercargill

* FISHER, Robert - Private 67615
- from Awanui - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 24-5-1944

* FISHER, Colin - Private 39317
- from Awanui - KILLED IN ACITON Crete 23-5-1941 aged 26

FISHER, William Beaumont - Major 6166
- from 35 Porangahau Road, Waipukurau, Hawke's Bay

FLAVELL, Eric James Private 803071
- from Awapuni-

FOLLETT, William - Private 810382
- from Titoki

FORRESTER, Hector Joseph - Private 39536
- from Tiki Tiki

FORRESTER, Walter Tainui - Private 444227
- from c/o Bignell and Holmes, Tokomaru Bay

* FOSTER, Jacob - Private 67316
- from Samoa - DIED in Italy 7-12-1943 aged 26

FOSTER, Sunny - Private 800858
- from Okere

* FOWLER, Robert Try - Private 39033
- from Temuka - DIED Western Desert 4-9-1942 aged 24

FOWLER, Walter Momo - Private 450844
- from Marine Parade, Bluff

* FOX, William - Private 65277
- from Ruatoria - DIED OF WOUNDS Tunisia 27-3-1943 aged 23

* FOX, Charles - Private 39769
- from Hicks Bay - DIED Western Desert 15-12-1941 aged 28

* FOX, Ben - Corporal 801927
- from Hicks Bay - DIED OF WOUDS Italy 13-6-1944 aged 28

FOY, Alan Leigh - Temporary Corporal 451591
- from George Street, Hikurangi

FRANCIS, Mita - Corporal 5360
- from Rotoiti, Rotorua

FRANCIS, Percival - Company Quartermaster Sergeant 65446
- from Rotoiti, Rotorua

FRASER, Tanira Gladding - Private 803298
- from Native Department, Rotorua

FRASER, William Frederick Tekaharunga - Private 811673
- from Opotiki

FRASER, Arnold - Corporal 67600
- from Naplin, Whangamarino

FRAZER, Kenneth John - Major 7706
- from 19 Portland Crescent, Wellington

FROST, Michael - Private 801683
- from Awanui North

FROST, Richard Thomas - Private 812592
- from Te Kao



Lieutenant Colonel Monty Claude Fairbrother
Photograph taken at Maadi, Egypt, in August 1943 by George Robert Bull
... photo taken from National Library of New Zealand


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28th MAORI BATTALION - Gage to Gunson

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
* GAGE, Herewini - Sergeant 39117
- from Omaio - DIED Western Desert 23-11-1941 aged 26
NOK:

GAGE, Tama - Private 801928
- from Omaio

GAGE, Nehu - Private 802398
- from Omaio

GARDINER, Jack - Private 811941
- from Matakana Island, Tauranga

GARDINER, Joseph - Private 67483
- from Manakau

GEMMELL, George - Private 446855
- from Kiwi Rd, North Clyde, Wairoa

GEMMELL, Peter James - Private 801390
- from North Clyde

GEORGE, Thomas - Private 62562
- from Ohau, Horowhenua

GEORGE, Riki - Private 68439
- from West Block, Aria

GEORGE, Don - Private 805220
- from c/o E.O. Bond, Awahuri

GEORGE, Milton - Private 801932
- from Ruatoria

* GEORGE, Sonny - Sergeant 62883
- from Matamata - DIED in Italy 30-5-1944 aged 32

GEORGE, Messines - Corporal 801931
- from Waiomatatini

GERRARD, Mitchell - Private 25849
- from Lower Waiawa, via Opotiki

GERRARD, Hone Paranihi - Private 67410
- from Te Araroa, Gisborne

GERRARD, John - Private 39151
- from Tikitiki

GERRARD, Wharengaro Robert - Private 817686
- from Gisborne

* GERRARD, Richmond Dix - Private 26130
- from Auckland - DIED in Germany 25-3-1942 aged 24

GERRARD, Manihera - Private 811696
- from Cape Runaway,

GILBERT, Kingi - Private 25850
- from c/o D. Gilbert, Goodall St, Hillsboro R.D, Onehunga

GILLIES, Robert - Private 801934
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua

GILROY, Joseph Terence - Second Lieutenant 6112
- from 20 Lytten Street, Spreydon, Christchurch,

* GOFFE, Dudu - Lance Corporal 62563
- from Kauwhata - ILLED IN ACTION Western Desert 5-1-1943 aged 25

GOLDSMITH, John - Private 802399
- from Albert ST, Opotiki

GOLDSMITH, Matekino Charles - Private 65278
- from te Araroa

GOLDSMTH, George Poka Poka - Private 917743
- from East Cape

* GOLDSMITH, Percy - Private 24032
- from Rotorua - DIED in Greece 27-4-1941 aged 25

GOLDSMITH, Samuel Edward - Sergeant 801935
- from Ruatoria

GOODNIGHT, Fraser - Private 39598
- from Frasertown, Wairoa

GOODWILLIE, Arthur Bernard - Lance Corporal 5207
- from Shannon, Manawatu

GOODWILLIE, George - Private 39034
- from Buckley Road, Shannon

GORDON, Albert - Private 39730
- from Rotorua

* GOTTY, Duncan Turoa - Private 65422
- from Manunui - DIED Western Desert 5-1-1943 aged 29

GOTTY, George - Private 813278
- from Manunui

GOURLEY, Robert - Lance Corporal 62663
- from Maketu, Rotorua

GRACE, James Kaironghia Kerehi - Private 801936
- from c/o S.E. Gillingham, Waeranga-o-Kuri, Gisborne

GRACE, John - Private 817745
- from Ruatoria

GRACE, Joseph - Private 817746
- from Ruatoria

* GRACE, William Henry Tuwharetoa - Corporal 802401
- from Taupo - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 16-2-1945 aged 31

GRAHAM, Jack - Private 25852
- from Mokai, Rotorua

GRAHAM, Ken - Trooper 812738
- from Ngararatunua, Pipiwai, North Auckland

GRAHAM, Thomas - Private 801790
- from Ahipara

GRAHAM, Tumata - Private 67779
- from Kauwhata

* GRAHAM, George - Private 25851
- from Mokai - DIED Crete 23-5-1941 aged 23

* GRAHAM, John Te Wharetoa - Sergeant 65469
- from Te Puke - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 30-5-1944 aged 31

GRANT, Koro - Private 25853
- from Tikitiki

GRANT, Rapata - Private 65185
- from Mourea

GRANT, Hinga - Lieutenant 65184
- from Mourea

GRANT, John Henry - Private 635726
- from Mangatuna Station, Gisborne

GRAY, Hunia George - Private 801938
- from Tolaga Bay

GREAVES, Timothy - Corporal 62939 mor
- from Parapara R.D., Kaitaia

GREEN, Buick - Private 801939
- from Tikitiki

GREEN, Robert - Private 801940
- from Tikitiki

* GREEN, Hone Te Kauru - Lieutenant 39582
- from Tikitiki - DIED Western Desert 15-12-1941 aged 33

GREEN, John - Sergeant 805196
- from Kakatahi

GREENING, Dempsey Te Wira - Private 801517
- from 13 Seddon Street, Rotorua

GREGORY, Kehoe - Private 813542
- from Karapiro Hydro Works, Cambridge

GREGORY, Joseph - Private 813516
- from Public Works Department Karapiro

* GREY, Kelly - Private 62665
- from Te Kaha - ACCIDENTLY KILLED Egypt 29-9-1943 aged 25

GUDGEON, Sonny - Private 801942
- from Tikitiki

GUNSON, Edward William Private 815133
- from 3 Auckland Terrace, Melrose, Wellingon

28th MAORI BATTALION - Haami to Henare

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
HAAMI, Paul - Private 801945
- from Ranana
NOK: Mrs A. Haami (grandmother), Ranana

HAAMI, Turei - Trooper 802405
- from Omaio, Bay of Plenty
NOK Mrs L. Peters (mother), Omaio

* HAAMI, Hetana - Private 25854
- from Gisborne - DIED Western Desert 28-11-1941 aged 35
NOK: Mrs P. Haami (mother), Te Karaka, Gisborne

* HAAPU, George - Private 25855
- from Gisborne - DIED Western Desert 28-6-1942 aged 24
NOK: Mr Karauria Haapu (father), Whangara, Poverty Bay

HAAPU, Jack - Trooper 817970
- from Whangara, East Coast
NOK: Mrs H. Haapu (mother), P.O. Whangara, East Coast

HAAPU, Darkie Mura - Private 39213
- from Whangara, East Coast
NOK: Mrs H. W. Haapu (mother), Whangara
DIED NZ 30-10-1942 aged 24 & buried Whangara cemetery

HAAR, Ronald - Private - 455966
- from c/o Ellise and Burnand, Ongarue
NOK: Mrs L. Haar (mother), Ongarue,

HAARE, Te Hue - Private 68094
- from Lower Waiawa
NOK: Mr P. Haare (father), Hawai, Opotiki

HABIB, Herbert 'Mac' - Private 65447 (1916-1981)
- from Taupo
NOK: Mrs D. Habib (wife), Taupo

* HADDON, Rukutai - Sergeant 65168
- from National Park - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 18-3-1944 aged 33
NOK: Mr C. Haddon, Manunui

HADFIELD, Mathew -Private 39741
- from Adriatric Cafe, Hobson St., Auckland
NOK: Mrs M. Hadfield (mother), Waimamaku, Hokianga

HAENGA, Roger Julu - Private 65279
- from Huiarua, Tokomaru Bay
NOK: Mr K. Haenga (father), Tuparoa, Ruatoria

Haenga, Jerry - Private 39494
- from Tuparoa, Ruatoria
NOK: Mr Ruka Haenga (father), Tuparoa, Ruatoria

Haenga Heremia Kahawai Private 801947
- from Tolaga Bay
NOK:

* HAENGA, Mick Private 801948
- from Huia Springs - KILLED IN ACTION Italy Xmas Eve 1943 aged 23
NOK:

* HAERE Edward Private 805198
- from Hauiti, Tolaga Bay - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 1-8-1944 aged 22
NOK:

Haere Sydney Private 817611
- from Tolaga Bay
NOK:

Haerewa Robert Private 65280
- from Te Araroa
NOK:

Haerewa Tuta Private 808540
- from Tikitiki
NOK:

Hahipene Jimmy Private 802406
NOK:
- from Te Teko

Haig Watene Katea Private 65281
- from Ruatoria
NOK:

Haig Wananga Te Ariki - Temporary Lieutenant 39211
- from Ruatoria
NOK:

Haimona Pire Private 801949
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua
NOK:

Haimona Tony Temporary Sergeant 67535
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua
NOK:

Haimona Rongomai Private 801950
- from arakihi Station, Tolaga Bay
NOK:

Haimona Rihare (aka Rihan Haimona Symons & Charlie Symons)
- Private 68242
- from Pawarenga, North Auckland - died 3-1-1995, buried Rodney
NOK:

Haira Kapu Private 39056
- from Horohoro
NOK:

* HAIRA, Tu Watikena Private 811650
- from Whakarewarewa - DIED Italy 11-4-1945 aged 28
NOK:

Hakaraia Paranihi Francis Neha Private 62723
- from Rawhiti
NOK:

Hakaraia Henare Private 801951
- from Moerewa
NOK:

Hakaraia Tom Private 814601
- from 37 Ellice Ave, Wellington
NOK:

Hakaraia Thomas Private 805199
- from Aotaki St, Otaki
NOK:

Hakaraia Paul Private 805094
- from 3 Allenbury Terrace, Wellington
NOK:

* HAKARAIA, Rakaherea Private 65399
- from Otaki - DIED OF WOUNDS Egypt 7-4-1943 aged 24
NOK:

Hakaraia Horore Private 62722
- from Rawhiti

Hakaraia Kima John Private 62382
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua
NOK:

Hakaraia Ata Private 39326
- from Rawhiti, Bay of Islands
NOK:

Hakaraia Rewiri Private 39665
- from Rawhiti
NOK:

* HAKARAIA, Dick Lance Corporal 39351
- from Horohoro - DIED Crete 2-6-1941 aged 35
NOK:

HAKARAIA Arda Manga - Second Lieutenant 35713
- from Rangiuru Rd, Otaki, brother of Rakaherea Hakaraia
NOK:

Hake Ben Private 68095
- from Otara Rd, Opotiki
NOK:

Hakopa Rehua Private 67781
- from Kawhaiki Pah, Wanganui
NOK:

HAKOPA, Hori Private 62666
- from Poroporo
NOK:

HALBERT, Rangiwahipu Tewaituhi Private 817720
- from 20 Cook St, Gisborne
NOK:

HALE, Richard Morehu Private 65220
- from Kennedy Bay
NOK:

Hale Laddie Robert Private 80577
- from Roto-o-Rangi, Cambridge
NOK:

HALE, Frank Lewis Private 67560
- from Kennedy's Bay, Coromandel
NOK:

HALE, Hamiora (aka Sam) - Private 817747
- fromTe Araroa
NOK:

* HALL, Charles Corporal 25856
- from Ohinemutu - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia 20-4-1943 aged 23
NOK:

HALL, Charles James Private 180012
- from 133 Vincent St, Auckland
NOK:

HALL, Leslie Tuteranginini Private 39059
- from Koutu, Rotorua
NOK:

* HALL, George Te Awaiti - Private 39057
- from Ohinemutu - DIED Western Desert 27-11-1941 aged 29
NOK:

HALLETT, James Private 816318
- from Halcombe
NOK:

* HAM, Philip Private 800861
- from Taupo - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 24-7-1944 aged 22
NOK:

* HAMI, Tuhura Private 39616
- from Pongakawa - KILLED in Greece 19-10-1941 aged 27

HAMILTON, Harley Private 817776
- from Ruakituri
NOK:

* HAMIORA, Hupa Lieutenant 25857
- from Rotorua - DIED OF WOUNDS Western Desert 5-7-1942 aged 34
NOK:

HAMMOND, Robert Private 65435
- from Lunn Ave, Ellerslie, Auckland
NOK:

* HAMON, Eruera Dennis Private 39202
- from Gisborne - DIED OF WOUDS Western Desert 30-11-1941 aged 21

* HAMPTON, Christopher Private 67556
- from (possibly) Dargaville - DIED NZ 18-8-1941 aged 31
NOK:

Hancy Charles Private 817581
- from Raupunga
NOK:

* HANSARD, Epa Private 62717
- from Whangarei - DIED Western Desert 24-7-1942 aged 23
NOK:

HAPUKUKU, Sydney Private 65465
- from Herekino
NOK:

* HAPE, Ben Private 801362
- from Pupuke - DIED in Italy 28-8-1944 aged 36
NOK:

HAPE, Tuauru Private 801364
- from Pupuke
NOK:

* HAPETA, Charlie Private 801953
- from Hokianga - DIED in Italy 18-2-1944 aged 25
NOK:

* HAPETA, John Private 801952
- from Mohaka - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 15-12-1943 aged 31
NOK:

HAPETA, Wi Private 816139
- from Wangaehu
NOK:

Hapi Albert Corporal 25858
- from Horohoro, Rotorua
NOK:

Hapimana Hutuha Private 67530
- from Rorokawa, Rotorua

HARAKI, Heta Private 68375
- from Hawkes Bay

Haraki Pani Private 68376
- from Hawkes Bay

Haraki Te Mangai Corporal 68377
- from Raupunga

* HARAWENE Hone Hapa Sergeant 39322
- from Moerewa - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia 20-4-1943 aged 28

Harawene Rutene Private 67618
- from Karetu

Harawira John Puriri Private 810698
- from 136 Vincent St, Auckland

Harawira Te Kapunga Private 25859
- from Poroporo, Whakatane

Harawira Himi Private 801613
- from Kaingaroa

HARAWIRA, Hori Private 62725
- from Te Kao - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert 5-7-1942 aged 28

Harawira Kahi Takimoana Major 16
- from Te Kao, North Auckland

Hardiman Andrew Private 25860
- from Tolaga Bay, Gisborne

HARDIMAN, Bernard Maning - Sergeant 39335
- from Hokianga -

* HARDING, Stewart - Private 802782
- from Moerewa - DIED in Italy 11-4-1945 aged 24

Harding, Ben Private 39338
- from Waima

Harding, Hepi Lance Corporal 39345
- from 31 Garfield Street, Parnell, Auckland

* HARDING, William Peter Private 39344
- from 31 Garfield St, Auckland - DIED Crete 22-5-1941 aged 27

* HARE, John - Private 65186
- from Kaingaroa - DIED Western Desert 12-7-1942 aged 23

* HARE, Wiremu Rahiri Sergeant 6063
- from Wellington - DIED OF WOUNDS Greece 26-4-1941 aged 38

HARE, Naru - Private 39076
- from Waiohau

Harema David Private 39324
- from Whangaruru

Harihari, Albert Private 802862
- from Whatawhata

Haronga Arthur Stewart Private 817612 mor
- from Gisborne

Haronga Joseph - Corporal 68380
- from Nuhaka

* HARONGA, Pera Private 802407
- from Ohinemutu - DIED Italy 8-1-1945 aged 21

Haronga Donald Harawira Sergeant 4892
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua

Haronga Pera Private 817688
- from Te Karaka

Haronga Edward Private 817613
- from Nuhaka

Haronga Rangi Private 829004
- from Waiherere, Gisborne

HARPER, William Te Aute Private (no serial #)
- from Cromwell

Harris Francis Private 39663
- from Motukaraka, North Auckland

Harris Albert Fred Private 62798
- from Motukaraka, North Auckland

Harris Albert Private 801955
- from Okaihau

Harris Frank Private 65381
- from Oruanui

Harris Ivon Graham Lance Corporal 6102
- from Taheke

Harris Richard Private 801956
- from 41 Angelsea St, Auckland

* HARRIS, Christopher Private 62729
- from Motukaraka - KILLED IN ACTION Wester Desert 10-7-1942 age 29

Harris Ray Takurua Te Kiri - Temporary Corporal 800733
- from 110 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland

Harris Joe Titipa Private 67514
- from Pukemako, Mangapehi

* HARRIS, Patrick Private 632832
- from Motukaraka - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 7-12-1943 aged 23

HARRIS, William - Temporary Lance Corporal 812590
- from Motukaraka

HARRIS, Sydney Joseph Private 812658
- from Maungamuka, Hokianga

HARRISON, John Clark Private 801791
- from Tangowahine

HARRISON, George Russell Private 925
- from Opunake

HARRISON, Friday - Private 817721
- from Waipiro Bay

Harrison William Renata - Private 817682
- from Ruatoria

HARRISON, Miki Corporal 6184
- from Waipiro Bay

* HART, Irvine Alfred Major 5928
- from Masterton - DIED OF WOUNDS Westen Desert 2-11-1942 aged 38

HARTLEY, Te Maramatanga - Corporal 804551
- from Rata

Harvey Henri Douglas Lieutenant 39804
- from 26 Napier Ave, Takapuna

Harwood Joseph Private 630707
- from Maori Hostel, Morley Street, New Plymouth

Harwood Alexander Private 818300
- from Bulkeley Terrace, New Plymouth

Harwood Wheti Private 809723
- from Kaukapakapa

Hataraka Laurie Private 39062
- from Matata

Hataraka Raymond Private 801957
- from Matata

* HAU, Wi Tekouha Sergeant 39528
- from Porirua - DIED Western Desert 2-11-1942 aged 27

HAU, Hongi Private 62555
- from Porirua

* HAU Sidney Papa Sergeant 62851 mo
- from Auckland - KILLED IN ACTION 1-1-1945 aged 28

HAU, Jack - Private 415543
- from Whananaki

HAU, Sydney Ranga Private 62730
- from kaikohe

Hau George Graham Private 68343
- from Rawhiti

Hau Mae Private 39327
- from Kawakawa

Haumate Wi Private 67557
- from Ruatoki

Haupapa Hirai Corporal 801959
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua

* HAURAKI, Jim (aka James, Jimmy) - Private 62718
- from Hokianga - DIED OF WOUNDS 27-8-1942 aged 25

Hauraki Paraire Private 801371
- from Omanaia

Hauwai Whareharakeke Private 39061
- from Ruatoki North

Hawea Tame Private 39531
- from Otaki

Hawea Ben Cameron - Private 817750
- from Opapa

Hawera Hemi Kupai - Private 39069
- from Ruatoki North

Hawira Kelly - Private 39064
- from Mourea

Hawkins Friday Patrick - Sergeant 26131
- from King's Hotel, Courtenay Place

Hawkins Moses Private 68383
- from Mohaka

Hawkins Bunny Private 39761
- from Hastings

Hawkins Piko Private 62548
- from New Plymouth

Hawkins Hira Private 65510
- from Havelock North

Hawkins Billie Private 68381
- from Wairoa

Hayward Edward Vere - Captain 39065
- from Rotorua

Hayward Jack - Private 25862
- from Papakura, Auckland

Hayward Charlie Private 62852
- from Papakura, Auckland

Head Hector Allen Private 61830
- from 41 Railway Street, Frankton Junction

Healey Laurie Private 809346
- from Auckland

Heath Paul Te Wharetaki Lieutenant 614749
- from Morven

* HEI, Graham Private 25882
- from Opahe - DIED in Tunisia 20-4-1943 aged 26

Heihei John Private 801592
- from Paihia

Heka Rangi Jack Private 26155
- from Kaitaia

Heka Tepene Private 67620
- from Waipapakauri

Heka Dan Private 801374
- from Te Kao

* HEKA, Ranga Pako - Private 39323
- from Kaitaia - DIED Crete 23-5-1941 aged 28

Heka Adam Private 39343
- from Pawarenga

Heke Jock Private 25863
- from Tauranga

* HEKE, Albert - Private 801961
- from Omanawa Falls - DIED Italy 18-2-1944 aged 24

* HEKE Albert Private 802587
- from Arapuni - DIED Italy 18-2-1944 aged 23

* HEKE, Hirini Lance Corporal 39318
- from Whangarei - KILLED IN ACTION 22-7-1942 aged 29

* HEKE, James Sergeant 65471
- from Tauranga - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 17-3-1944 aged 34

* HEKE, Anaru Private 65470
- from Tauranga - DIED OF WOUNDS Western Desert 27-6-1942 aged

* HEKE, James - Private 65152
- from Auckalnd - DIED Western Desert 4-9-1942 aged

HEKE, Henry Private 62884
- from Tauhei, Morrinsville

HEKE, Te Roha Private 813321
- from Korakonui, Te Awamutu

HEKE, Maru Private 801962
- from Hinemoa Point, Rotorua

* HEKETA, John - Private 820978
- from Christchurch - DIED Italy 23-9-1944 aged

HELLESCOE, Christian Private 65684
- from Sasse, Samoa

HELMBRIGHT, Leonard Private 811123
- from Waiotahi Valley

Hema Henry - Private 39157
- from Wairoa

Hema Jack Wiremu - Private 65425
- from Wairoa

Hema Kingi - Private 65511
- from Rangiahua, Frasertown

HEMA, Harry - Private 39347
- from Clevedon - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia 27-3-1943 aged 24

Hemahema Harry - Private 39063
- from Te Whaiti

Hemara Hemara Private 39342
- from Oponini, hokianga

Hemara Taylor Private 38505
- from Botuiti, Foxton, Horowhenua

Hemara Tamati Private 810700
- from Panmure, Auckland

Hemara Hone Private 39010
- from Pirongia, Waikato

Hemi Jack Henry Private 39001
- from Waikawa Rd, Picton

Hemi Sydney Private 39067
- from Opotiki

* HEMI, Rawiri Corporal 801792
- from Whangarei - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 22-9-1944

Hemi Pomare Private 811771
- from Waimana

Hemi Rapana Private 802536
- from Mourea

* HEMOPO, Joseph Private 25865
- from Ohinemutu - DIED Western Desert 24-10-1942 aged 23

Henare Wiremu Private 25868
- from Kia Ora Station, Tolaga Bay

* HENARE, Tom - Private 25867
- from Mangonui - DIED Western Desert 27-11-1941 aged 5

* HENARE Hemi Keo Wiremu Private 812406
- from Kaikohe - DIED Italy 30-7-1944 aged 24

HENARE, Brown Tau -Captain 810701
- from Government Surveyors, Onerahi, Whangarei

Henare Ruki Private 801793
- from Ruakaka

* HENARE, Hone Hamiora Private 62726
- from Kaikohe - DIED OF WOUNDS Egypt 30-6-1942 aged 23

Henare Tamati - Private 67621
- from Rangiahua

Henare Jerry - Private 39320
- from Totara North

HENARE, Tame - Private 67642
- from Herekino

Henare George - Private 39339
- from Pawarenga

HENARE, Kahu Kiwi - Private 801963
- from Motatau

HENARE, James Clendon Tau - Lieutenant Colonel 63390
- from Motatau

28th MAORI BATTALION - Henderson to Hutana

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
* Henderson Rangi, Lance Corporal 62583
- from Te Araroa - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia 26 March 1943 aged 27
NOK:
son of Arthur William & Te Paea Henderson of Te Araroa

* Henderson John Hannam Private 67415
- from Te Araroa - DIED Western Desert 11 March 1942 aged 23
NOK:
son of Arthur William & Te Paea Henderson, of Te Araroa

Henderson Joseph (aka Manaena) Private 635729
- from Waipiro Bay
NOK:

Henderson William Koro Corporal 67416
- from St George's Rd, Hastings
NOK:
brother of George Henderson

Henderson Frank Private 67413
- from Hick's Bay. Wife at Wakawa, Opotiki

Henderson George Private 631806
- from St George's Rd, Hastings
- brother of William Koro Henderson

Henry Robert Ru Private 295349
- from Sydney St, Petone

Henry James Private 801964
- from Arakihi Station, Tolaga Bay

Henry Eric Private 67417
- aka Eric Akakoa Henry, Koro Eric
- from Putorino, NZ. Mother at Pukapuka, Cook ISlands

Henry Eruana Private 25869
- from Rotokawa, Rotorua

Henry Toka Private 67558
- from Te Kaha. Wife at Lower Waiawa, Opotiki

Henry Arthur Private 801618
- from Awanui North

Heperi William Private 39012
- from Mangatainoka, Pahiatua

Hepi Sam Private 39350
- from Rotorua

Hepi Joseph Private 67414
- from Ope, Napier - DIED in Italy 16 Dec 1943 aged 24

Hepi Kipa Private 67622
- from Kawakawa

Hepi James Private 39666
- from Kawakawa

Hepi Panapa Private 25871
- from Por Albert, Kawakawa

Herangi Huia Private 67484
- from Halcombe, Manawatu

Herangi Darkey Private 801965
- from

Herata Roy Rua Trooper 821191
- from

Herekiuha James Private 802558
- from

Heremaia William Trooper 25873
- from

Heremaia Mokare Hirini Private 812169
- from

Heremia Kahupu Lionel Private 39194
- from

Heremita John Private 39341
- from

Herepete Pirika Private 801966
- from

Herepete Araani Peri Private 67623
- from

Heretaunga Witariana Private 39713
- from

Heretini Waata Private 39075
- from

Heretini Matina Sergeant 65213
- from

Herewini Edward Private 68041
- from

Herewini Rongo Private 811095
- from

Herewini Ringa Private 62820
- from

Herewini William Second Lieutenant 4281
- from

Herewini Rau Private 39331
- from

Herewini Abraham Private 25874
- from

Herewini Watene Private 801969
- from

Herewini Hatu Private 802939
- from

Herewini Waikura Private 62667
- from

Herewini Sydney Private 65222
- from

Heta Tame Lance Corporal 39068
- from

Heta Dave Private 801795
- from

Heta Tom Joseph Private 67605
- from

Hetaraka Mu Timoti Private 801797
- from

Hetet Kingi Tuheka Second Lieutenant 68599
- from

Hii Taupo Lance Corporal 811492
- from

Hiini Manahi Private 65211
- from

Hikitapua Tuhina Private 817537
- from

Hikitapua Hohepa Private 39227
- from

Hikitene John Carroll Private 67559
- from

Hikitene Bunny Private 65224
- from

Hikuwai Moses Private 68509
- from

Hill George Rapana Corporal 810602
- from

Hillman Frank Rua Private 810649
- from

Hinaki Pera Private 39795
- from

Hinaki Rongo Private 808543
- from

Hinaki Nuku Private 39140
- from

Hindmarsh Tini Private 820975
- from

Hindrup Leonard Lance Corporal 45754
- from

Hinga Rangi Private 25876
- from

Hingston Ben Private 67418
- from

Hingston Cyrus Conrad Corporal 4963
- from

Hini Matau Private 67386
- from

Hippolite Hohapata Private 25877
- from

Hira Willie Private 811775
- from

Hiraka Hiriweteri Private 801972
- from

Hirama Thomas Te Moananui Private 39118
- from

Hirawani Scotty Private 39714
- from

Hiroki Wiremu Hunia Private 801973
- from

Hiroti Joseph Private 26132
- from

Hiroti Kapene Teo Lance Corporal 5212
- from

Hiroti Jack Corporal 16
- from

Hoani William Private 39337
- from

Hoani David Walter Private 62724
- from

Hoani Sydney Joseph Private 62720
- from

Hoani John Joseph Private 39742
- from

Hoani Ranginui Private 67517
- from

Hobson Joseph Private 65500
- from

Hobson Sydney Private 65501
- from

Hodge Peter Mason Private 39055
- from

Hodge Mita Private 811721
- from

Hodge Martin William Private 39073
- from

Hodge Samuel Staff Sergeant 25878
- from

Hodge Charles Malcolm Private 801974
- from

Hoera John Private 817751
- from

Hoerara Ihaia Private 25879
- from

Hogan Wiremu Temporary Sergeant 801975
- from

Hohaia Robert Private 924
- from

Hohaia Charles Sergeant 39348
- from

Hohaia Rudy Private 811722
- from

Hohaia Pakaurangi Private 811757
- from

Hohapata Leonard Private 811681
- from

Hohapata Thomas Maaka Private 810541
- from

Hohepa Manihera Private 808592
- from

Hohepa Haua Private 39334
- from

Hohepariki Patariki Private 801799
- from

Hohipuha Hapai Private 815263
- from 62 Nelson Street, Petone

Hohua, Jack Private 801518
- from Taneatua

* HOHUA, Hori Private 801978
- from Waimana - DIE Cassino, Italy 28-6-1944 aged 30

Hohua, Rameka Raymond Private 39072
- from Ruatoki

Hohua, Tai Hori Private 802591
- from Native Department, Taneatua,

Hohua, Wenerei Private 67561
- from Ruatoki North

Hohua, Mita Hori Private 810641
- from Taneatua

Hoi Rawiri Private 65225
- from Poroporo

Hokianga, Henry Second Lieutenant 39577
- from Porangahau, Hawkes Bay

Hoko, Wiremu Private 39066
- from Maketu

Hokopu, William Charles Private 17421
- from Colac Bay

Hollis Michael Private 817616
- from Whatatutu

Hona Paul Corporal 25880
- from Kohukohu, Hokianga

* HONA, Kira Clark - Private 62853
- from Auckland - DIED Tunisia 20-4-1943 aged 26

Hona, Shepherd - Private 39333
- from Matauri Bay via Kaeo

Hona, Rongo Private 802592
- from Poroporo

Hona, Wikiriwhi Private 25881
- from Poroporo, Whakatane

Honana, Mahuta Private 67669
- from Cape Runaway

Honana, Hinau Private 805761
- from Whakatane

Honana Maioha - Private 801980
- from Cape Runaway

Hone, Tepana Papa - Private 39330
- from Parapara Rural Delivery, Kaitaia

Hone, Longbeach - Private 62727
- from Te Kao North

Honetana, Wiramu Private 67159
- from 144 King's Cres., Lower Hutt

* HONGARA, Karipori (aka Gullis) - Private 39209
- from Ruatoria - DIED Western Desert 23-11-1941 aged 23

Honiana, Wehi Private 811041
- from Whakarewarewa, Rotorua

* HOOK, Stewart Corporal 65424
- from Ohinemutu - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 1-8-1944 aged 25

Hoone, Petara Private 65398
- from Railway Station, Otaki

HOOPER, Sydney - Private 65282
- from Hicks Bay

* HOOPER, George - Private 65493
- from Hicks Bay - DIED Western Desert 11-12-1941 aged 23

* HOOPER, Stanley Charles - Private 67421
- from Tolaga Bay - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert 2-11-1942

* HOOPER, Reginald Private 631493
- from Tolaga Bay - Australia 11-4-1944 aged 22

Hooro Himi Private 65504
- from Whangaruru

Hopkinson Ngapotiki Tauhu Private 821091
- from Tuahiwi

Hori Maraki Private 811723
- from Waimana

* HORNE, Clarence Charles (aka Charlie) - Private 25883
- from Matawa - DIED Greece 18-5-1941 aged 31

Horne Edward Private 26097
- from Owhata, Rotorua

Horo, Mossie Mohingaponga Private 813531
- from Kahui Rd, Rahotu

Horo, Lauria Rua Roa Private 813530
- from Kahu Rd, Ruahotu

Horomia Willow Harawira Private 808544
- from Te Araroa

* HOROMONA-ANAHA, Tuwharetoa Private 821037
- from Timaru - DIED Italy 22-4-1945 aged22

HOROPAPERA, Teumuariki - Temporary Sergeant 25884
- from Poroporo, Whakatane

Horsfall, John Pomare Private 801981
- from Tangihanga Station, Ormond

Horua Puki Private 814702
- from Tokomaru Bay

Hotene Tu Lawson Private 802424
- from Poroporo

Hotene, Mohi Kereopa Private 65226
- from Ohope, Whakatane

Hotene, Wiremu Mita (aka William) - Private 65227
- from Ohope, Whakatane

Hotere, Hipiriona - Temporary Corporal 802501
- from Railways, Taumarunui

* HOTERE, Jack - Private 801800
- from Mitimiti - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 23-12-1943 aged 28

* HOTERENE, Joe Private 39332
- from Whangarei - DIED Crete 23-5-1941 aged 23

HOTERENE, Ru - Private 801983
- from Motatau

* HOTERENI, Robert - Private 62584
- from Dannevirke - DIED FROM SICKNESS Palestine 16-7-1942 aged 25

* HOUGH, John - Private 67500
- from Petone - DIED Western Desert 24-10-1942 aged 23

Houia, Duncan Private 39770
- from Ruatoria

Houia, Tumehe Private 62637
- from Ruatoria

Houia, Rere Private 801984
- from Ruatoria

Houia, Hiki Private 39641
- from Ruatoria

Houia, Arahura Private 25885
- from c/o Mr Duckie, Taita

Houkamau Wharau Tipuna (aka Flo) - Private 39797
- from Porangahau

Houkamau, Heremia Private 67423
- from Makaraka

Houkamau, Wiremu Private 67422
- from Hicks Bay

Houkamau, Toko Private 811595
- from Opotiki

Houpapa, Tako Henare Trooper 813526
- from Taumarunui

Houra, Tiemi Morehu Private 816136
- from Ratana Pa

Hovell, Hubert Kinnard Private 65283
- from Te Araroa

Hovell, Stanley Ives Strangeways (aka Jinx) - Private 801985
- from Te Araroa

Howearth, Walter Joseph Private 39680
- from Maropu, Dargaville

* HOWELL, Edward Ngatata Sergeant 5742
- from Matata - ACCIDENTALLY KILLE Egypt 20-7-1941 aged 33

Howell, Andrew - Temporary Sergeant 24082
- from Rawene, Hokianga

Howse, Geofford Leslie - Private 821089
- from 17 Blackett Street, Rangiora

Huata, Aussie Major 68385
- from Frasertown

Huata, Dick Private 25889
- from Frasertown, Hawkes Bay

Hubbard, James Temporary Sergeant 67531
- from Te Wairoa Rd, Rotorua

Hudson, Jack - Corporal 62668
- from Ford St, Opotiki

Hudson, John Private 802814
- from Opape, Lower Waiawa

Huff, John Private 805354
- from Tainui Pa, Otaki

Hughes Hoani - Temporary Sergeant 802409
- from Himemoa Point, Rotorua

Huia Douglas Private 802652
- from Ratana Pa, Wanganui

Huihui, Tu (aka Turanga Wheeler) - Private 39229
- from Te Araroa

* HUIHUI, Taha Private 62585
- from Te Araroa - DIED Italy 8-1-1945 aged 28

Huinga, William Private 802595
- from Ngatea

Huka, Te Hei Mauroa (aka Ben Hook) - Private 68386
- from Whakaki

Hull, Henry Harry Private 811724
- from Reporoa

Hume, Jack Private 63281
- from Cambridge

Hunia, James Private 811312
- from Matata

Hunia, William Private 39346
- from Herekino

Hunia, Johnny Private 62728
- from Pawarenga, Hokianaga

Hunia, Moana Kawana Sergeant 67782
- from 4 Airport Rd, Wanganui

* HUNIA, Manawarere - Private 39771
- from Ruatoria - Wester Desert 5-9-1942 aged 25

Hunia, Witana Private 39319
- from Pukepoko, North Auckland

Hunia, Te Oraiti Private 62646
- from Ruatoria

* HUNIA, Pekama - Lance Sergeant 801986
- from Waitakaro - DIED Italy 15-12-1944 aged 33

Hunt, John Private 627300
- from Te Aroha West, Thames

Hunt, Hami Jellicoe Lance Corporal 801987
- from Sanson, Manawatu

Hunter, Iriwhata Matene Staff Sergeant 39587
- from Takapau, Hawkes Bay

Hunuhunu, Tuki Private 811034
- from Okere Falls, Rotorua

Hunuhunu, Te Waata Private 67532
- from Mourea

Hupata, Poai Private 39591
- from 56 Kent Terrace, Wellington

Hura, Kiwa Pomare Private 39774
- from North Clyde, Wairoa

* HURIHANGANUI, Kapu - Private 67552
- from Wharepaina - DIED Western Desert 31-7-194228

Hurihanganui, Hare - Private 67533
- from Waiotapu

Huritu, Pita Parekura Private 801988
- from Hicks Bay

Huriwai, Matehaere Private 39775
- from Tikitii

Huriwai, Tawhai Private 25887
- from Maruia, Rotoua

Huriwaka, Wiremu Private 802412
- from Te Whaiti

* HURIWAKA, Hector Private 65187
- from Ruatahuna - DIED Egypt 6-10-1943 aged 25

HUTANA, Hori Private 801989
- from Tokomaru Bay

28th MAORI BATTALION - Ihaia to Jury

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
IHAIA, Joseph Anthony Corporal 62669
- from Matata
NOK:

IHAIA, Hori Alexander Private 811042
- from Matata

IHAIA, Walter Private 811097
- from Matata

IHAIA, Thomas Private 811777
- from Matata

IHAIA, Harry Private 39580
- from No 1 Camp, Tarawera

IHAKA, Wati Private 25890
- from Kaikohe

IHAKA, Clarence William Private 801990
- from Maketu

IHAKA, Wiremu Lance Corporal 39355
- from Pawarenga

IHAKA, Rawhiti Temporary Staff Sergeant 39352
- from Te Kao

* IHAKA, Reweti Sergeant 62732
- from Te Kao - DIED Western Desert 2-11-1942 aged 24

IHAKA, Riki Reihana Private 39354
- from Te Kao

* INGRAM, John Hamilton (aa Te Kaiamo) - Private 67534
- from Horo Horo - KILLED IN ACTION Tunisia 20-4-1943 aged 24

INIA, Ruuri Te Pakiorangi Sergeant 811084
- from Rotorua

IOATA, William Private 621734
- from 71 Tasman St, Wellington

IOPATA, Frederick Private 67563
- from Te Whaiti

IPO, Maipi Private 802413
- from Waimana

* IRAIA, Te Whata - Private 39353
- from Auckland - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert 16-12-1941 aged 35

IRAIA, Maru Private 67536
- from Te Waiti

IRAIA, Buster Private 801991
- from c/o Wilson's Timber Mill, Te Whaiti

IRAIA, Ted Private 25891
- from Wairapukau State Forest, Rotorua

IRWIN, Harry Douglas Private 64685
- from c/o N.Z. Govt. Army Dept, Auckland

IRWIN, John Paul General 637163
- from Oponae

ISAAC, Bill Private 39669
- from Pakaraka

ISAACS, Jack Private 65188
- from Wairakei No 1, Kaingaroa, Rotorua

* ISAACS, Kiri Private 801653
- from Dargaville - DIED OF WOUNDS Italy 22-9-1944 aged 22

* ISAACS, Thomas Wiremu Private 807318
- from Riwaka - DIED Italy 19-12-1943 aged 23

* IWIHORA, Bill Private 39013
- from Waerenga - DIED Western Desert 23-11-1941 aged 24

IWIHORA, Howe Private 39014
- from Waerenga

JACK, Daniel Private 801312
- from Clevedon

JACKSON, Everard Stanley - Lieutenant 65534
- from 914 Willow Park Road, Hastings,

JACKSON, Sydney Freyberg (aka Bully) - Major 25892
- from 914 Willow Park Road, Hastings,

JACOBS, Bunny Private 39078
- from Ngapuna, Rotorua

JAMES, Stanley Private 39695
- from Ahiapara

JAMES, Peter Private 801992
- from Manoeka, Te Puke

* JENKINS, Joe Huta Private 25894
- from Waikanae - DIED Western Desert 12-12-1941 aged 24

JENSEN, John Sydney Private 67424
- from Hicks Bay

JOB, Benjamin Lance Corporal 65502
- from Waipapakauri North

JOB, Hugh Ngawaka Lieutenant 611200
- from 110 R.D., Kaitaia & Takahue, R.D

JOE, Denis - Private 817539
- from Mohaka

JOHNNY, Henry Pango Private 810685
- from P.W.D. Camp, Avondale, Auckland

JOHNSON, William Private 25895
- from Maramaru, Wairoa

JOHNSON, Rangi Heketa Private 817737
- from Frasertown

JOHNSON, Jack Private 62733
- from Whangarei Hotel

JOHNSON, Ramiha Private 67425
- from Hastings

JOHNSON, Willie Private 62886
- from Tahuna, Morrinsville

* JOHNSON, James Samuel Lance Corporal 62670
- from Opotiki - DIED Western Desert 4-11-1942 aged 28

JOHNSON, Paki Private 65491
- from Ruatoria

JOHNSON, Thomas Tinui - Private 814501
- from Motuhara Rd, Plimmerton

JOHNSTON, Herbert Private 65428
- from Frasertown

JOHNSTON, William Private 65388
- from Manutahi

JONES, Ben Private 817618
- from Te Hauke, Opapa

JONES, Pare Keiha Private 801993
- from Manutuke

JONES, Motu Private 39215
- from Manutuke

* JONES, Nepia - Private 65284
- from Tolaga Bay - DIED Western Desert 7-11-1942 aged 27

JONES, Paratene Private 39592
- from Tolaga Bay

JONES, Francis Private 25896
- from Turanganui, Rotorua

JONES, Macky - Private 25897
- from Turanganui, Rotorua

* JONES, Rawiri Tamanui (aka Davy) - Private 39189
- from Tolaga Bay - died Crete 28-5-1941 aged 24

JONES, Wilkie Te Hurinui - Private 808564
- from 79 Homebush Road, Khandallah, Wellington

JONES, Pakira Hami - Sergeant 6089
- from Waerenga-a-Hika College, Gisborne

JONES, Edward Brownie Private 817617
- from Te Karaka

JONES, Dan Private 817690
- from Muriwai

JONES, Walter Edward - Second Lieutenant 48440
- from Rangatua

JOSEPH, Ihaia - Private 39357
- from Whangarei

* JUDAH, Henry Private 25898
- from Ahimia - DIED Western Desert 23-11-1941 aged 26

JURY, Dhu Private 801994
- from Waiherere Rd, Wairoa

28th MAORI BATTALION - Kaa to Kewene

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

see also 28th MAORI BATTALION on Facebook
__________________

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

* indicates he died for his country
* NOK - next of kin
__________________
KAA, Hone Te Kauru Private & 2nd Lieutenant 65285
- from Rangitukia, East Cape
NOK:
son of Panikena and Matewa Kaa of Rangitukia
- enlisted from Hick's Bay

KAA, Kawa Lance Corporal 6141
- from Rangitukia, East Cape
- Son of Panikena and Matewa Kaa of Rangitukia
- enlisted from Rangitukia

KAA, Hoani Private 801996 mor
- from Rangitukia, East Cape

KAA, Henry Private 801995
- from Rangitukia, East Cape

KAA, Petera Private 801997
- from Rangitukia
- Next Of Kin was his uncle B. King of Waituhi, Patutahi
- has same serial number as his cousin Prince Kaa
- he was a Prisoner of War in Stalag 7A

KAA, Prince Private 801997
- from Rangitukia
- Next Of Kin was his uncle B. King of Waituhi, Patutahi
- has same serial number as his cousin Petera Kaa

KAHAKI, Urikore Private 811320
- from Waihau Bay, Bay of Plenty

KAHAKI, Herewini Private 802597
- from Opotiki, Bay of Plenty

KAHAKI, Kingi Private 801999
- from Rangitukia, East Cape

KAHAKI, Taare Teomanga Messines (Charles) Private 817540
- from Rangitukia, Tikitiki

KAHI, Robert Private 39358
- from Paihia, Bay of Islands

KAHOTEA, Barney Private 802000
- from Waitao, Tauranga

KAHU, Kura (aka Mareikura) Private 39185
- from Waipiro Bay

KAHUKIWA, Monu Private 62887
- from Ohinemutu, Rotorua

KAHURA, Tomo Private 62870
- from Te Koura, Taumarumui

* KAHUROA, Manaroa Private 802001
- from Bridge Pa, Hastings - DIED in Italy 22 Sep 1944 aged 31
- Son of Paora Kahuroa and Rihi Rarere of Hastings

* KAIAWE, Robin Sergeant 801396
- from Okaihau, Northland - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 13 April 1945 aged 24

KAIAWHA, William Heke Private 62671
- from Hairini, Tauranga

KAIHAU, Stewart Private 67391
- from Otaki, Levin

KAIKA, Rua John Sergeant 62586
- from Te Araroa, Gisborne

* KAIMOANA, Charlie Private 25899
- from North Clyde, Wairoa - KILLED IN ACTION Greece 17 April 1941 aged 26
- son of Wharekawie Kaimoana & Haromi Tipu

KAIPUKE, Wiremu Lance Corporal 802003
- aka Bunny Yates & Ngarua William Yates
- from Nuhuka, Gisborne

* KAIRE, Komene Private 801397
- from Ohaeawai, Northland - KILLED IN ACTION Italy 22 March 1944 aged 37
- Son of William and Erana Kaire of Te Ahuahu, Northland
- husband of May Kaire (widowed)

KAIRE, Michael Private 801202
- from c/o A, G, Yule, Te Kawa, Otorohanga

* KAIRE, Morehu Henare Corporal 36595
- from Pipiwai, North Auckland - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert 16 Dec 1941 aged 23
- Name mispelt on the Nominal Roll & CWGC (2009) as Moreau Henare Kaire

* KAIRE, Pomare King Sergeant 24112
- Son of William and Louisa Kaire of Pipiwai
- from Pipiwai, North Auckland - KILLED IN ACTION Western Desert 5 July 1942 aged 27

KAIRE, William Motu Private 801278
- from Orini, Waikato
- mother in Kaikohe

KAIWAI, Robert Private 68391
- aka Shebo Kaiwai
- from Ruatoria, East Coast
- enlisted from Kohupatiki, Hawkes Bay

KAIWAI, Reweti Moana (aka Reweti Hoia) Private 62587
- from Ruatoria, East Coast
- enlisted from Puha, Gsborne

KAIWAI, Hira Private 802002
- from Ruatoria, East Coast

KAIWAI, Henare (aka Henry Maru or Ishma Maru) Private 67427
- from Ruatoria. East Coast
- enlisted from Puha, Gisborne

KAKA, Moses Private 39360
- from

KAKE, Whare Private 25900
- from

KAKE, Richard Temporary Sergeant 801866
- from

KAKE, Charles Private 65346
- from

KAKE, Benjamin Private 802004
- from

KAMIRA, Ken Private 39366
- from

KAMO, Rangihaeata Peter Private 39755
- from

KANAVATOA, Curly Private 810746
- from

KANI, Tuhakori Private 39544
- from

KANI, Heu Heu Te Matuahori Staff Sergeant 65513
- from

KANI, Albert Ottley Private 62588
- from

KAPA, Waata Mutu Private 25902
- from Tuakau

KAPA, Fisher Joseph Private 25901
- from Helensville

KAPA, Parekura Private 806483
- from

KAPOHE, Tihi Private 65514
- from

KAPUAROA, Barney Ihaia Te Maere Private 65286
- from Waihirere Pa, Gisborne

KARA, Rangi Private 39222
- from Gisborne

KARA, Tuahae Hemi Pohatu Private 39198
- aka Joss Carroll
- from Tolaga Bay, Gisborne
- mother at Manutuke

KARAAKA, Heta Te Hianga Private 630034
- from Paraprara Rd, Raetihi
- wife at Ridgway St Wanganui

KARAITIANA, Te Kauru Te Huki Lieutenant 6080
- from

KARAITIANA, Rangi Ruru Wananga Private 39583
- from

KARAKA, Hoane Private 811429
- from

KARAKA, Waka Potae Second Lieutenant 5947
- from

KARAKA, Maru Private 802005
- from

KARAKA, Paki Private 68224
- from

KARAKA, Te Awarau Turei Private 802416
- from

KARAKA, Mickey Private 817691
- from

KARAKA, Kereopa Private 62589
- from

KARANGA, Massey Private 65153
- from

KARANGA, Don Private 39364
- from

KARAURIA, Pangorangi Private 39141
- from

KARAURIA, Jack Private 817692
- from

KARAWA, Tautini Moana Private 802006
- from

KARE, Kare Mihaere Private 804680
- from

KAREKO, Jack Titore Private 67657
- from

KARENA, William Huia Private 67670
- from

KARENA, Tena Henry Private 65659
- from

KARENA, Devon Private 632716
- from

KARENA, Ernest Private 805061
- from

KARENA, John Private 805276
- from

KARENA, Moses Thomas Warrant 65419
- from

KAREPA, John Ruawai Lance Corporal 802008
- from

KARETU, Taake Private 39575
- from

KARETU, Bunny Private 62590
- from

KARIKARI, Tipene Private 68207
- from

KARINI, Haua Private 67429
- from

KARIPA, Wiri Private 62549
- from

KARORA, Jacob Private 67631
- from

KARORA, Terea Private 39668
- from

KARU, Peter Private 801624
- from

KATAE, Henry Private 39772
- from

KATAE, Te Moana Private 39164
- from

KATENE, Thomas Kuta Private 39571
- from

KATENE, Okiha Private 39083
- from

KATENE, Taka Private 39368
- from

KATENE, Waki Private 67538
- from

KATENE, Katene Private 62903
- from

KATENE, George Lieutenant 6125
- from

KATENE, Hopa Private 39080
- from

KATIPA, Miini Kere Kere Private 802010
- from

KAU, Kau Petera Private 817693
- from

KAUA, Tame Takakino Corporal 6180
- from

KAUA, Hone Tamati Corporal 802011
- from

KAUA, Pita Tipunakore Temporary Sergeant 817622
- from

KAUI, Te Whanau Kangaro Kitepo Private 802013
- from

KAUI, Fred Private 802012 mor
- from

KAUKAU, Tommy Grey Private 68390
- from

KAWANA, Dawson Private 817727
- from

KAWE, Frederick Private 67518
- from

KAWEKA, Motu Private 62735
- from

KAWEROA, Joe Private 800747
- from

KAWHIA, Edward Patrick Private 817621
- fom

KEEFE, James Private 802015
- from

KEEFE, Peter Runic Private 65429
- from

KEEFE, John Private 65427
- from

KEEFE, George Tau Ta Private 68289
- from

KEEFE, Dick Meri Kihareka Private 817542
- from

KEELAN, Rangiora Private 62591
- from

KEELAN, Hohepa George Private 802016
- from

KEELAN, Noema Rapoi Private 67430
- from

KEELAN, Joseph Private 65448
- from

KEEPA, John Private 813533
- from

KEEPA, Te Ua Private 811116
- from

KEEPA, Wiremu Mataia Private 814706
- from

KEIHA, Kingi Areta Temporary Lieutenant Colonel 39620
- from

KELLY, Ned Rako Private 801626
- from

KELLY, John Private 801700
- from

KELLY, Marshall Private 8834
- from

KELLY, Philip Private 67632
- from

KELLY, Thomas Private 8857
- from

KEMARA, Umuriki Private 62672
- from

KEMARA, Romeo Private 811386
- from

KEMP, Pera Te Kaura Private 39217
- from

KEMP, James Mervyn Private 810607
- from

KEMP, Sydney Boy Private 631811
- from

KENNY, Andrew Private 802504
- from

KENNY, Aylmer Courtenay Lance Corporal 46019
- from

KEPA, Mahu Private 39715
- from

KEPA, Tiakiriri Robert Private 65344
- from

KEPA, Kepa Private 811099
- from

KEPPA, Edward Private 62734
- from

KEPPA, Jock Private 65345
- from

KEREHOMA, Tawa Private 39252
- from

KEREI, Niao Private 65228
- from

KEREI, Wi Private 802017 mor
- from

KEREOPA, Hitini Warrant Officer Class 2 6095
- from

KEREOPA, Hamiora Private 39365
- from

KEREOPA, Samuel Private 803312
- from

KERETENE, Hori Private 39367
- from

KERETI, Patrick Private 65189
- from

KERR, Ivan Douglas Private 812967
- from

KEWENE, Charles Private 64295
- from

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