Maurice Jude Manton Born 8 June 1938 - Died 2 September 1967 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number346598 AWMM Also known asMorrie AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankVietnam Corporal AWMM Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company AWMM WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 ReligionCatholic, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth8 June 1938 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentPost WW2 Soldier AWMM Post war occupation 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 service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentPost WW2 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsVietnam Corporal Ministry for Culture and Heritage; Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor Company Ministry for Culture and Heritage; Royal 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 AWMM Royal 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 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 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 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Maurice Jude Manton Leave a note Contribute › Processing Hi Great Uncle Morrie, If you can see this up in heaven I just want to let you know I did a speech on you, at school, I also won an award for doing the speech on you! From Macklin! XOXO Public - Macklin Eamonn Lloyd - Other relative - 24 January 2016 Report Uncle Morrie I have not forgotten you and the memories we have shared. Your nephew SNAKE xx Public - Darcy Michael Jude - Direct descendant - 24 January 2016 Report 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 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 Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 24 January 2016Macklin Eamonn Lloyd AustraliaOther relative 24 January 2016Darcy Michael JudeAustraliaDirect descendant Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.