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Paul Hector Joshua Day



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Paul Hector Joshua AWMM
  • Surname
    Day AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Daygo AWMM
  • Service number
    C45588 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    NZ Force South East Asia (NZForSEA) Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 13 April 2018 -
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    C45588 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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  • Embarkation details

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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About death

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  • Death
    1 January 1978 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    SingaporeSoutheast Asia AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rotorua; Sala Street Cemetery. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • C45588 Paul Hector Joshua (Daygo) DAY (C Company N73/75 & Tpt Plt - 29 May 1977 - 1 January 1978) aged 23 (MVA). Sala Street Cemetery, Rotorua, Block 8, Sect J, Plot 48 [-38.153419, 176.263909] LEST WE FORGET (all information supplied to AWMM by Daygo was a great friend to many and a comrade to all. ONWARD.
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 13 April 2018
  • Daygo died in a motor cycle accident at no fault of his own, whilst serving his country on a 2 year Tour of Duty with "New Zealand Forces South Seat Asia" as part of the 1st Battalion, Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment. Remember this brave soldier who was sent far away from his home, friends and whanau. Died in a foreign land as he was willing to put his life on the line for his country and the fight for freedom. Lest we Forget.
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 10 September 2017



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