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Dick Hakaraia

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  • Service number
    39351 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Lance Corporal AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Dick AWMM
  • Surname
    Hakaraia AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    39351 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 Labourer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Horohoro, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Rangi Greening (cousin), Horohoro, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaign
    1941 Crete AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    39351 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Lance Corporal AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Second Echelon AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Lance Corporal AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Dick Hakaraia was the son of Hakaraia Patene and of Te Meringa (nee Pirihi), of Te Puke AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    35 AWMM
  • Date of death
    2 June 1941 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Crete, Greece AWMM
  • Death notes
    Crete AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece AWMM
  • Grave reference
    15. D. 5. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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