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Sidney Papa Hau

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  • Service number
    62851 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Lance Sergeant AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sidney Papa AWMM
  • Surname
    Hau AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    62851 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 Tile maker AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown 29 Davis Crescent, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr J. Hau (father), 29 Davis Crescent, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    Italy AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    62851 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Sidney Hau was the son of Joe and Bessie I. Hau, of Auckland, New Zealand.

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    28 AWMM
  • Date of death
    1 January 1945 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Italy AWMM
  • Death notes
    Italy AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Forli War Cemetery, Italy AWMM
  • Grave reference
    VI, A, 5. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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