Dick Hakaraia Unknown date of birth - Died 2 June 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number39351 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLance Corporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesDick AWMM SurnameHakaraia AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number39351 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 enlistmentWW2 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Horohoro, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationRangi Greening (cousin), Horohoro, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns1941 Crete AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number39351 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMPalmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Lance Corporal AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 2nd Echelon 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 rankLance Corporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Dick Hakaraia was the son of Hakaraia Patene and of Te Meringa (nee Pirihi), of Te Puke AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death35 AWMM Date of death2 June 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathCrete, Greece AWMM Death notesCrete AWMM Cemetery nameSuda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece AWMM Grave reference15. D. 5. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Dick Hakaraia by laying a poppy. Ata Hakaraia Ben Hakaraia Dick Hakaraia H.J. Hakaraia Henare Hakaraia Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Dick Hakaraia Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commissionhttp://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel file, Headquarters, New Zealand Defence Forcehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20949897Further Reference28th 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 77 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.