Joseph Hepi Unknown date of birth - Died 16 December 1943 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number67414 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait - This image may be subject to copyright AWMM View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJoseph AWMM SurnameHepi AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number67414 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 Forestry worker AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown State Forestry, Ope, Napier, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs M. Hepi (mother), Tewharetoa Street, Taupo, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number67414 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMHastings, Hawkes Bay, 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 › Joseph Hepi was the son of Rangiwawahia and Maria Hepi, of Taupo, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death16 December 1943 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery nameSangro River War Cemetery, Italy AWMM Grave referenceXVI. D. 9. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Joseph Hepi by laying a poppy. William Heperi James Hepi Joseph Hepi Kipa Hepi L.T. Hepi Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Joseph Hepi 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 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 59 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.