Kapu Hurihanganui Unknown date of birth - 31 July 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number67552 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 Whakarewarewa Village, Memorial Gateway, Rotorua (photo J Ch … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesKapu AWMM SurnameHurihanganui AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number67552 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 AWMMState Forestry Worker AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMWharepainaNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs M. Hurihanganui (wife)WhakarewarewaNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number67552 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMRotoruaBay of PlentyNew 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 › Kapu Hurihanganui was the son of Haare Hurihanganui and of Ngahaka Hurihanganui (nee Clarke), of Whakarewarewa, New Zealand; husband of Miriata Hurihanganui, of Whakarewarewa, New Zealand AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death26 AWMM Date of death31 July 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceI. G. 3. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMWhakarewarewaTe Hokowhitu-a-tu Memorial GatewayRotorua AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Kapu Hurihanganui by laying a poppy. George Arthur Huria Hare Hurihanganui Kapu Hurihanganui Watene Huripara Pita Parekura Huritu Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Kapu Hurihanganui Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links28th 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. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 5: WW2 104 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.