Raymond Anthony Hawthorne 4 June 1948 - 4 August 1969 Key details Contribute › Service number421742 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Whiskey 2 Company AWMM WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Headstone, Papakura Public Cemetery (photo John Halpin 2010) … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRaymond Anthony AWMM SurnameHawthorne AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number421742 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth4 June 1948 AWMM Place of birthOtahuhuAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesOtahuhuAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentPost WW2 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number421742 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military trainingPapakura AWMMBurnham AWMM EnlistmentPost WW2 AWMMFeb 1967 AWMM Age on enlistmentPost WW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Whiskey 2 Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Attended Drury, Papakura East, Murrays Bay and Mt Roskill Grammar Schools. A keen sportsman, he also enjoyed carving as a hobby.Two tours Vietnam.Died of Wounds - Enemy mineInterred Papakura cemetery 20 August 1969.Memorial Flag - Association retained.Remembered on the Papakura - Karaka War Memorial AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death21 AWMM Date of death4 August 1969 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathNew Zealand AWMM Death notesNew Zealand AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePapakura Public CemeteryGreat South Road and Settlement RoadPapakuraNew Zealand AWMM Grave referenceRSA Section; Row L, Plot 37 AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial namePapakura - Karaka War MemorialGreat South RoadPapakuraNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Raymond Anthony Hawthorne by laying a poppy. Matthew Hawthorne Newton Hawthorne Raymond Anthony Hawthorne Robert William Hawthorne Sydney Hawthorne Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Raymond Anthony Hawthorne Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links DocumentsSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMMNews advertiser AWMMNews Advertiser 26 August 1969, p3 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.