Waru Adamson Unknown date of birth - Died 20 July 1945 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number801873 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWaru AWMM SurnameAdamson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number801873 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth 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 › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number801873 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 detailsWW2 Vessel was Nieuw Amsterdam AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMMDied on active service AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Te Rohana and Kuini Te Whetu, of Karioi, Wellington, New Zealand; nephew of Mrs. W. R. Pohe, of Taihape. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death35 AWMM Date of death20 July 1945 AWMM Cause of deathDied from Natural Causes AWMM Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery nameUdine War Cemetery, Italy AWMM Grave referenceIV. F. 5. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Waru Adamson by laying a poppy. Thomas Barclay Adamson Walter Stanley Adamson Waru Adamson William Adamson William Adamson Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Waru Adamson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Further ReferenceCody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 12: WW2 3 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.