Maurice Jude Manton Born 8 June 1938 - Died 2 September 1967 PDF Print Share Key details Service number346598 AWMM Also known asMorrie AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankCorporal AWMM Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company AWMM WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Headstone, Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland (photo J. Halpin 201 … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Title ForenamesMaurice Jude AWMM SurnameManton AWMM Ingoa Also known asMorrie AWMM Service number346598 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionCatholic, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Date of birth8 June 1938 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentSoldier AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number346598 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Military training EnlistmentUnknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Embarkation detailsCorporal AWMM Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company AWMMV-Force AWMM Prisoner of war Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Last rankCorporal AWMM Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Attended Sacred Heart College 1952-53Killed in action by a land mineListed in the ANZAC Battalion Roll of HonourMemorial Flag - Presented to familyFormerly buried with a civilian headstone fellow soldiers Brian Wilson, Graeme Turvey, Raymond Beatson and James Bell erected a headstone that commemorated his service and death in Vietnam. AWMM Death About death Age at death29 AWMM Date of death2 September 1967 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathPhuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam AWMM Death notesPhuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam AWMM Cemetery nameWaikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceRoman Catholic Berm B Row 5, Plot 14 AWMM Memorial nameSacred Heart College Roll of Honour AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Sources Sources External linksVietnamWar.govt.nzhttp://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/Further ReferenceNew Zealand History online. New Zealand and the Vietnam War.http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/vietnam-warFurther ReferenceVietnam List. Personal pagehttp://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/veteran/cpl-m-mantonFurther ReferenceVictor Company. Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment, Vietnam 1967http://www.vcoy67.org.nz/Further ReferenceAustralia's Vietnam Warhttps://vietnam.unsw.adfa.edu.au/Further Reference DocumentsNewman, K. (Ed.). 1995. The ANZAC Battalion. Swanbourne, W.A.: John Burridge Military Antiques. AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMMasters, C. (2006, May 6). War without end. New Zealand Herald,. p. B4-5 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.