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 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 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 AWMMTruck Driver AWMM Post war occupation 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 Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number25867 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMKaikoheNorthlandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMPrivate 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 DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameHalfaya Sollum War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave reference22. E. 8. AWMM 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 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.