Nirai Nepe Apatu Unknown date of birth - Died 23 May 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number39584 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait from The Weekly News; 6 August 1941 - This image ma … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesNirai Nepe AWMM SurnameApatu AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number39584 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMTakapau, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationNgaroma Nepe (Aunt), Waipawa, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns1941 AWMMCrete AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number39584 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMDannevirke, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 2nd Echelon AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMPrivate 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 rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › D Company AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death30 AWMM Date of death23 May 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathCrete, Greece AWMM Death notesCrete AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAthens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Memorial referenceFace 13. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Nirai Nepe Apatu by laying a poppy. Heemi Te Whatu Apatari Manu Apatari Nirai Nepe Apatu Leslie Bevis Apel Peter Apel Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Nirai Nepe Apatu Leave a note Contribute › Processing a lost uncle that I never knew.That I have now found now Public - Hamuera - Other Relative - 23 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commissionhttp://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. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 2: WW2 9 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 23 April 2015HamueraAdelaide. AustraliaOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.