George Kingi Hoerara Born 2 January 1932 - Died 26 January 1968 PDF Print Share Key details Service number211075 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankVietnam Corporal AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Whiskey Company AWMM WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait - This image may be subject to copyright AWMM View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGeorge Kingi AWMM SurnameHoerara AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number211075 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth2 January 1932 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes 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 number211075 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsVietnam Corporal Ministry for Culture and HeritageRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor 2 Company AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment AWMMVietnam Corporal Ministry for Culture and HeritageRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Whiskey 1 Company AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankVietnam Corporal AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Whiskey Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Listed in Roll of Honour of The ANZAC BattalionMemorial Flag - Presented to the familyKilled in Action - Mine explosion AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death36 AWMM Date of death26 January 1968 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathVietnam AWMM Death notesVietnam AWMM Cemetery nameTe Araroa Cemetery, Punaruku, Gisborne District, New Zealand AWMM Grave reference Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam. AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember George Kingi Hoerara by laying a poppy. Purukutu Hoera G. K. Hoerara George Kingi Hoerara Ihaia Hoerara Henry Hoey Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of George Kingi Hoerara Leave a note Contribute › Processing Uncle George Kingi Hoerara was my mother`s younger sibling. He was born and bred at a small settlement, 3 kilometers north of Te Araroa called Horoera and his exact birth place was at a small inlet called Maruhou. Every year on ANZAC day I celebrate your life, May you RIP uncle, always remembered and loved by your whanau. Public - Taiheke - Other Relative - 1 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksAustralia's Vietnam Warhttps://vietnam.unsw.adfa.edu.au/Further Reference DocumentsNewman, K. (Ed.). 1995. The ANZAC Battalion. Swanbourne, W.A.: John Burridge Military Antiques. AWMMSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 01 April 2015TaihekeGisborne, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.