Hone Te Kauru Green Unknown date of birth - 15 December 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number39582 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeLieutenant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share 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 Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMTikitikiNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Maria Green (wife)TikitikiNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number39582 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMRuatoriaEast CapeGisborneNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 4th Reinforcements AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMSecond Lieutenant AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Discharge Contribute › DischargeLieutenant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Report 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 Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death33 AWMM Date of death15 December 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameKnightsbridge War CemeteryAcromaLibya AWMM Grave reference6. C. 11. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report 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 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Hone Te Kauru Green 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.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 DocumentsSecond 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 Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.