Raymond Anthony Hawthorne Born 4 June 1948 - Died 4 August 1969 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number421742 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Whiskey 2 Company AWMM WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 birthOtahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesOtahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation 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 service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military trainingPapakura AWMMBurnham AWMM EnlistmentPost WW2 Feb 1967 AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause 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 namePapakura Public Cemetery, Great South Road and Settlement Road, Papakura, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceRSA Section; Row L, Plot 37 AWMM Memorial namePapakura - Karaka War Memorial, Great South Road, Papakura, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Raymond Anthony Hawthorne by laying a poppy. Newton Hawthorne R.A. Hawthorne Raymond Anthony Hawthorne Robert William Hawthorne Sydney Hawthorne Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Raymond Anthony Hawthorne Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksAustralia's Vietnam Warhttps://vietnam.unsw.adfa.edu.au/Further Reference DocumentsSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMMNews advertiser AWMM26 August 1969, p3 AWMMNew Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association Inc. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.