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Tupuai Aukino

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Tupuai AWMM
  • Surname
    Aukino AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Aukino Tupuai AWMM
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 3 February 1921 Record of NZ Seamen
    • 3 February 1925 Record of NZ Seamen
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Tahiti AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs Maraui Brell, Rarotonga AWMM
  • 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
    Able Seaman/Military Record of NZ Seamen
  • Enlistment
    WW2 TahitiSociety Islands Record of NZ Seamen
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Born in Tahiti, joined slightly underage. 11 embarkations between 1943 and 1947. Rose through the ranks from Boy to Able Seaman (Source: Record of NZ Seamen) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • [Records of NZ Seamen] / Atchison - Benley, Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R10384084) AWMM
    • Atkinson, N. (2005). Hell or high water : New Zealand merchant seafarers remember the war. HarperCollins in association with the Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM

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