Wi Harawira Unknown date of birth - 17 July 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number18147 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWi AWMM SurnameHarawira AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number18147 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMDairy farmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMTuawhiCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs T.W. Harawira (mother)TuawhiCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number18147 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMChristchurchCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMInfantry Reinforcements AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Kereopa and Tewhe Harawira, of Tuahiwi, Canterbury AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death17 July 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceI. G. 1. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Wi Harawira by laying a poppy. Te Kapunga Harawira Teina Mutu Harawira Wi Harawira Chistopher Frederick Harbidge William Henry Harbidge Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Wi Harawira Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission recordhttp://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=2094419Further 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 146 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.