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Hori Hohua

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  • Service number
    801978 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
Cassino War Cemetery (Photo. John Wright, 2004) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hori AWMM
  • Surname
    Hohua AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    801978 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    Ngāi Tūhoe AWMM
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 Farm hand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Care of Jerrans, Waimana, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs N. Hohua (wife), Care of Native Department, Taneatua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 Jul 1943 Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    Italy AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    801978 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Whakatane, Eastern Bay of Plenty, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Vessel was Nieuw Amsterdam AWMM
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Hori Hohua was the son of Hori and Ihipera Hohua, Tuatoki. AWMM
    • Hori was the son of Hori Aterea Hohua (Aka Hori Mau Taiaha) and Ihipera Hohua (aka Hurihia) of Ngai Tuhoe, o Te hapu O Ngati Koura Ki Te Papakainga Marae...
      Ngati Koura kiri kawa Ki Te riri
      Ngati Koura kiri kawa Ki Te rakau!!!! Public - Heeni Davina - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016 - Whanau whakapapa
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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    30 AWMM
  • Date of death
    28 June 1944 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Cassino, Italy AWMM
  • Death notes
    Cassino, Italy AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Cassino War Cemetery, Italy AWMM
  • Grave reference
    VI.K.16 AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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  • Kaare rawa Te puna o Taku Aroha Mou e mimiti... Ka mau tonu..., Mau tonu e... 💙💜💚💛
    Public - Heeni Davina - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016

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