Wiremu Rahiri Hare Born 25 November 1902 - Died 26 April 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number6063 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankSergeant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Wreath, 1999, laid by the Greek Community on the Cenotaph in … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWiremu Rahiri AWMM SurnameHare AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number6063 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth25 November 1902 AWMM Place of birthKaikohe, Northland, New Zealand AWMM Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Railway Engine Driver AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 118 Oban Rd., Wadestown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs C. Hare (wife), Kings Court, Ohakune Junction, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsGreece AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number6063 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Sergeant 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 notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Wiremu Hare was the son of Rahiri and Kiri; husband of Christina Hare, of Morningside, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMMWiremu was born 25 November, 1902 in Kaikohe.Children born to Wiremu and Christina were; Sydney William and Naida Burl Public - Bronwyn - Other Relative - 23 February 2015 - Personal file Death About death Contribute › Age at death38 AWMM Date of death26 April 1941 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathGreece AWMM Death notesGreece AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameAthens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Memorial referenceFace 13. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Wiremu Rahiri Hare by laying a poppy. William John Hare William John Mitchell Hare Wiremu Rahiri Hare Karena Harehuru David Harema Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Wiremu Rahiri Hare Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commissionhttp://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th 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 79 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.