Tom Henare Unknown date of birth - 27 November 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number25867 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Mangonui (Cenotaph) War Memorial, Roll of Honour (photo J. H … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesTom AWMM SurnameHenare AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number25867 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMTruck Driver AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMCare of H. OliverRural DeliveryMangonuiNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr M. Henare (father)MangonuiNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number25867 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMKaikoheNorthlandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Tom Henare was the son of Heremia and Maria Henare, of Waimahora AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death27 November 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameHalfaya Sollum War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave reference22. E. 8. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMMangonui (Cenotaph) War MemorialMangonuiNorthlandNew Zealand AWMMMangonui War Memorial HallMangonuiNorthlandNew Zealand AWMMHokianga Arch of RemembranceKohukohuHokiangaNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Tom Henare by laying a poppy. Tame Henare Thomas Henare Tom Henare Wiremu Henare Alfred William Borre Hende Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Tom Henare 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/Further ReferenceCommonwealth War Graves Commission record.http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=2116293Further ReferenceCody, J.F. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: War History Branch, Dept. of Internal Affairs.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 208 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.