Thomas Wiremu Isaacs Unknown date of birth - Died 19 December 1943 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number807318 AWMM Also known asTekauri AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Riwaka Memorial Reserve, name panels on gate posts - No know … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesThomas Wiremu AWMM SurnameIsaacs AWMM Ingoa Also known asTekauri AWMM Service number807318 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 AWMMOrchard Worker AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMRiwaka, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs M. Reurangi (mother), Ratana Pa, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 21 July 1943 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number807318 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMNelson, Tasman, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM21 July 1943 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM21 July 1943 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMNieuw Amsterdam 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 › Thomas Isaacs was the son of Wiremu Isaacs Tekauri and Margaret Rourangi, of Motupipi, Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death19 December 1943 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameCassino Memorial, Italy AWMMRiwaka Memorial Reserve, corner of State Highway 60 and School Road, Riwaka, Tasman District AWMM Memorial referencePanel 15 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Thomas Wiremu Isaacs by laying a poppy. Solomon Isaacs Thomas Isaacs Thomas Wiremu Isaacs William August Isaacs Charles Herbert Isaacson Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Thomas Wiremu Isaacs 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 ReferenceRiwaka Memorial, Ministry of Culture & Heritagehttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/riwaka-war-memorialFurther ReferenceTasman District Council, Riwaka Memorial Reservehttp://www.tasman.govt.nz/recreation/parks-reserves/park-reserve-locations/riwaka-memorial-reserve-riwaka/Further Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 12: WW2 97 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.