Te Wa Moana Paenga Born 17 March 1949 - Died 19 March 1970 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number43651 AWMM Also known asMo AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankVietnam Private AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor 4 Company AWMM WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesTe Wa Moana AWMM SurnamePaenga AWMM Ingoa Also known asMo AWMM Service number43651 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth17 March 1949 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 number43651 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsNew Zealand Operational Service Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsVietnam Private Ministry for Culture and Heritage; Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor 4 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 Private AWMMRoyal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor 4 Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Memorial Flag - Presented to familyPrivate Paenga's father, Mr Ahipene Rangi Paenga of Gisborne, received the New Zealand Operational Service Medal on his behalf from the Prime Minister and the Minister of Defence at a presentation at the Auckland War Memorial Museum on Thursday 27 November 2003 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death21 AWMM Date of death19 March 1970 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathVietnam AWMM Death notes Cemetery nameTaruheru Cemetery, Nelson Road, Gisborne District, New Zealand AWMM Grave reference Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam. AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Te Wa Moana Paenga by laying a poppy. Remana Paenga T.N.R.O.T. Paenga Te Wa Moana Paenga E.O. Paerata L. Paerata Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Te Wa Moana Paenga 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. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.