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Ekoro-Kuaoti Hoori Cherrington

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  • Service number
    • Vietnam 311424 AWMM
    • E311424 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 25 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Also known as
    E. K. H. Cherrington AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ekoro-Kuaoti Hoori AWMM
  • Surname
    Cherrington AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    E. K. H. Cherrington AWMM
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 311424 AWMM
    • E311424 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 25 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 September 1948 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    NZ Force South East Asia (NZForSEA) Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 25 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 311424 AWMM
    • E311424 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 25 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • 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

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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  • Served in 2 Platoon, Victor 6 Company. Arrived 7 May 1971, departed 9 December 1971. Died and buried at Kawakawa AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 November 2000 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    KawakawaBay of Islands AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    52 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 25 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Wahamiti Urupa, Wahamiti Lane, Otiria, Moerewa 0281. [-35.40207, 173.99689] Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 25 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • E311424 Ekoro-Kuaoti Hoori (George) CHERRINGTON [V6] (Aslt Pnrs 73/75) 16 November 2000 aged 52 (c). Buried at Wahamiti Urupa, Wahamiti Lane, Otiria, Moerewa 0281. [-35.40207, 173.99689] LEST WE FORGET Big G, big man with a bigger smile ONWARD.
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 25 May 2018

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
    • Hall, C. (2014). No front line : inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War. Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Books. AWMM
    • This record was created from data kindly provided by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM

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25 May 2018RoscoeAucklandComrade
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