Tom Henare Unknown date of birth - Died 27 November 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number25867 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Truck Driver AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Care of H. Oliver, Rural Delivery, Mangonui, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr M. Henare (father), Mangonui, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number25867 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMKaikohe, Northland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private 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 › Tom Henare was the son of Heremia and Maria Henare, of Waimahora AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death27 November 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave reference22. E. 8. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMMangonui (Cenotaph) War Memorial, Mangonui, Northland, New Zealand AWMMMangonui War Memorial Hall, Mangonui, Northland, New Zealand AWMMHokianga Arch of Remembrance, Kohukohu, Hokianga, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary 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 Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.