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Bill Iwihora

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  • Service number
    39013 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bill AWMM
  • Surname
    Iwihora AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    39013 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 Bushman/Civilian AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Waerenga, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr Peter Iwihora (father), Waerenga, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    39013 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Huntly, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Second Echelon 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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  • Bill Iwihora was the son of Peter Iwihora and Tuku Iwihora (nee Ropata) of Waerenga AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    23 November 1941 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Western Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM
  • Death notes
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Halfaya Sollum War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM
  • Grave reference
    9.F. 10. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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  • RIP. On my list for next year to visit your resting place. NEVER to be forgotten by the Iwihora whanau.
    Public - Sharron - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017
  • RIP Grandad ( Great Grand Father) happy ANZAC day
    Public - Robert Brown (Papaka) - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017
  • Rest in peace uncle.
    Public - Mary - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2017SharronBrisbane AustraliaDirect descendant
25 April 2017Robert Brown (Papaka)Papakura, NZ Direct descendant
25 April 2017MaryWaiuku, New ZealandDirect descendant