Wiremu Rahiri Hare 25 November 1902 - 26 April 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number6063 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMM28 (Maori) 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 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 birthKaikoheNorthlandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMRailway Engine Driver AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM118 Oban Rd.WadestownWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs C. Hare (wife)Kings CourtOhakune JunctionNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsGreece AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number6063 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 2nd Echelon AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMSergeant AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause 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 Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAthens MemorialPhaleron War CemeteryAthensGreece 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 2015 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.