Harry Hema Unknown date of birth - Died 27 March 1943 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number39347 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHarry AWMM SurnameHema AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number39347 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 Kawakawa Bay, Clevedon, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs A. Hema (mother), Kawakawa Bay, Clevedon, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsTunisia AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number39347 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private 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 notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Harry Hema was the son of Parauri and Te Ma Mae Hema, of Kawakawa Bay, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death27 March 1943 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathTunisia AWMM Death notesTunisia AWMM Cemetery nameSfax War Cemetery, Tunisia AWMM Grave referenceX. F. 16. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Harry Hema by laying a poppy. Edwin Hely D.H. Hema Harry Hema Henry Hema Jack Wiremu Hema Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Harry Hema 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 ReferenceAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-93-139.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-4796Further 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 84 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.