Hupa Hamiora Born 18 June 1908 - Died 5 July 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Service number25857 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLieutenant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHupa AWMM SurnameHamiora AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number25857 AWMM GenderMale AWMM IwiTuhourangi AWMM HapūNgāti Hinerangi AWMM WakaTe Arawa AWMM Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth18 June 1908 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Clerk AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs T. Hamiora (wife), Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number25857 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMRotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Second Lieutenant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion, B Company AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankLieutenant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Hupa Hamiora was the son of Pohiri and Kaihau Hamiora, of Whakarewarewa, Auckland, New Zealand; husband of Tarihira Hamiora, of Rotorua, Auckland, New Zealand.He was the brother of Pohiri Hamiora Skipwith (810766) who also served in the Battalion AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death34 AWMM Date of death5 July 1942 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceVIII. H. 17. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMWhakarewarewa, Te Hokowhitu-a-tu Memorial Gateway, Rotorua AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Hupa Hamiora by laying a poppy. William Vickery Hamilton Winifred Eunice Hamilton Hupa Hamiora Ernest John Hamlet Fred Hamlet Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Hupa Hamiora Leave a note Contribute › Processing Kei te mihi nunui e Koro, Ka nui te aroha kia koe, Na, Pip xxx Public - Lee-Anne Mamaeroa - Direct descendant - 11 April 2016 Report Ngā mihi mutunga kore ki a koe. Ka maumahara tonu mātou ki a koutou. Kua ako aku tamariki, ka maumahara tonu mātou. Public - Paretoroa - Other Relative - 26 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External links28th 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 ReferenceAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-93-139.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-4796Further Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 4: WW2 145 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 11 April 2016Lee-Anne MamaeroaRotorua New ZealandDirect descendant 26 April 2015ParetoroaAucklandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.