Thomas Wiremu Isaacs Unknown date of birth - 19 December 1943 Key details Contribute › Service number807318 AWMM Also known asTekauri AWMM 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 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 AWMMRiwakaNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs M. Reurangi (mother)Ratana PaNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 21 July 1943 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number807318 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMNelsonTasmanNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM21 July 1943 AWMMWellingtonNew 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 MemorialItaly AWMMRiwaka Memorial Reservecorner of State Highway 60 and School RoadRiwakaTasman 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.