Maurice Jude Manton 8 June 1938 - 2 September 1967 Key details Contribute › Service number346598 AWMM Also known asMorrie AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCorporal AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company AWMM WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam 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, Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland (photo J. Halpin 201 … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesMaurice Jude AWMM SurnameManton AWMM Ingoa Also known asMorrie AWMM Service number346598 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionCatholicChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth8 June 1938 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentSoldier AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number346598 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentUnknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation bodyV-Force AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company AWMMCorporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › 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 Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death2 September 1967 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathPhuoc Tuy ProvinceVietnam AWMM Death notesPhuoc Tuy ProvinceVietnam AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameWaikumete CemeteryGlen EdenAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Grave referenceRoman Catholic Berm B Row 5, Plot 14 AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameSacred Heart College Roll of Honour AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Maurice Jude Manton by laying a poppy. Alfred James Manton M. Manton Maurice Jude Manton Herbert Benjamin Manttan Stewart Arthur Manttan Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Maurice Jude Manton Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › 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 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.