Rawiri Hemi Unknown date of birth - 22 September 1944 Key details Contribute › Service number801792 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCorporal 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 Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRawiri AWMM SurnameHemi AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number801792 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMBush hand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMWhangareiNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr R. Hemi (brother)Huia RoadKaeoNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number801792 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMilitary Medal (MM) AWMMThis citation for Rawiri Hemi's Military Medal is reproduced from the April 1990 NZ 28 Maori Battali Public - Leone - Researcher - 25 January 2015 - Web link - Retrieved from http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/memory/private-rawiri-hemi-leads-his-section-fonte-grande Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMWhangareiNorthlandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMLance Corporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Piripi and Maata Hemi. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death22 September 1944 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameCesena War CemeteryItaly AWMM Grave referenceV. D. 1. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Rawiri Hemi by laying a poppy. Pomare Hemi Rapana Hemi Rawiri Hemi Rihari Hemi Skipper Pou Hemi Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Rawiri Hemi Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Sources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945. Personal pagehttp://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/soldier/rawiri-hemiFurther 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. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 11: WW2 58 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 1 25 January 2015LeoneCesena - ItalyResearcher Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.