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Robert Te Kotahi Mahuta

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  • Service number
    Malaya 38682 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Bob AWMM
    • Robert Mahuta AWMM
    • Robert Jeremiah Ormsby AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Boarding transport at Taiping to travel to the boat point at Grik. The soldier to the left of truck is Pte R. T. Ormsby. Later Sir Robert Mahuta. Image taken during Malayan Emergency 1959-1960. © Peter Gallacher.

Boarding transport at Taiping to travel to the boat point at Grik. The soldier to the left of truck …

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Identity

  • Title
    Sir AWMM
  • Forenames
    Robert Te Kotahi AWMM
  • Surname
    Mahuta AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Bob AWMM
    • Robert Mahuta AWMM
    • Robert Jeremiah Ormsby AWMM
  • Service number
    Malaya 38682 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
    Tainui AWMM
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 April 1939 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
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Embarkations

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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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  • Changed his name by Deed Poll AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 January 2001 AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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