Albert Heke Unknown date of birth - Died 18 February 1944 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number801961 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Cassino War Cemetery (Photo. John Wright, 2004) - This image … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAlbert AWMM SurnameHeke AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number801961 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Farm hand AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Omanawa Falls, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr G. Heke (brother), Omanawa Falls, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 21 Jul 1943 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number801961 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMTauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Vessel was Nieuw Amsterdam AWMMPrivate AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second 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 notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Albert Heke was the son of David and Elizabeth Heke of Tauranga. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death18 February 1944 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameCassino Memorial, Italy AWMMAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial referencePanel 15. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Albert Heke by laying a poppy. Tepene Heka Warnock Pake Heka Albert Heke Anaru Heke Charles Heke Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Albert Heke Leave a note Contribute › Processing 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 Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 12: WW2 86 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.