Hone Te Kauru Green Unknown date of birth - Died 15 December 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number39582 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLieutenant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Headstone, Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Libya (photo B. Coutt … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHone Te Kauru AWMM SurnameGreen AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number39582 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Tikitiki, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Maria Green (wife), Tikitiki, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number39582 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMRuatoria, East Cape, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Second Lieutenant AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 4th Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankLieutenant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Hone Te Kauru Green was the son of Reweti Totorewa and Keita Harahara Green, of Tikitiki, Auckland, New Zealand; husband of Maria Green, of Tikitiki, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death33 AWMM Date of death15 December 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameKnightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya AWMM Grave reference6. C. 11. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Hone Te Kauru Green by laying a poppy. Herbert Huxley Green Herbert Richard Green Hone Te Kauru Green Howard Johnson Green Hugh Green Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Hone Te Kauru Green Leave a note Contribute › Processing Awww, our Papa Koroua! You lay so far away from us. How we wish you were closer. The memories shared here, let us know you a little better, where you were and what you were doing? You would of been proud of your beautiful children, my mum, aunts and uncles. They are a very loving, beautiful family, one we are so lucky to be part of. My heart warms and a smile comes when thinking of them all. Mum has photos of you everywhere and their is a strong resemblance. :) We think of you constantly. So proud to be one of your many mokopuna. Until we meet, you'll be forever in our hearts <3 Public - Hoana - Direct descendant - 29 April 2016 Report E Pa I am so proud to be your grand-daughter, part of your loving family. The honour your service brought to our whanau, the leadership you showed in serving our country, the sacrifices you made in loyalty makes my heart swell in pride. I see glimpses of you in our family, my Mum, my brother and sisters, Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Me! And in sadness I think of what I will never have........ your hugs, your laugh, your voice. And grieve over the sacrifice and loss we feel. You will always be with me, my thoughts and in my heart I carry the memory of you. Love always Your Mokopuna Anne Public - Anne - Other Relative - 30 April 2015 Report To Hone, I admire what you and many others fought for. I am proud to be your relative, and to say I had an ancestor fight for our country, and our culture. Love Isaiah Public - Isaiah Vance - Other Relative - 27 April 2015 Report 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.F. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: War History Branch, Dept. of Internal Affairs.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 183 AWMMSoutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMMPortrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 29 April 2016HoanaTe KuitiDirect descendant 30 April 2015AnneOtorohanga, New ZealandOther Relative 27 April 2015Isaiah VancePalmerston North, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.