Māori › Tetitaha Hepi Hepi Born 3 March 1932 - Died 15 April 1999 PDF Key details Service numberVietnam 34686 AWMM Also known asLen AWMM Leonard Te T. Hepi AWMM Tahu AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarMalayan Emergency, 1948-1960 AWMM Vietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960 Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 25 January 2020 - 1 Bn RNZIR Dieppe Barracks Association history annuals Indonesian Confrontation, 1962-1966 (Borneo) Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 12 February 2020 - 1 Bn RNZIR Dieppe Barracks Association history annuals (R. Himona) Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesTetitaha Hepi AWMM SurnameHepi AWMM Ingoa Also known asLen AWMM Leonard Te T. Hepi AWMM Tahu AWMM Service numberVietnam 34686 AWMM GenderMale AWMM IwiIwi Māori AWMM Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionAnglican, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth3 March 1932 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 Contribute › WarMalayan Emergency, 1948-1960 AWMM Vietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960 Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 25 January 2020 - 1 Bn RNZIR Dieppe Barracks Association history annuals Indonesian Confrontation, 1962-1966 (Borneo) Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 12 February 2020 - 1 Bn RNZIR Dieppe Barracks Association history annuals (R. Himona) Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberVietnam 34686 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ TransfersSergeant, 1 Bn NZ Regiment 1957/59, Malaya. Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 25 January 2020 - 1 Bn RNZIR Dieppe Barracks Association history annuals Warrant Officer Class Two (CSM Delta Company) May/Oct 1966, Sarawak, Malaysia (Borneo). Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 12 February 2020 - 1 Bn RNZIR Dieppe Barracks Association history annuals (R. Himona) Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency Enlistment Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsMalaya New Zealand Regiment, 2 Battalion NZMVA Vietnam Warrant Officer Class 1 Ministry for Culture and Heritage First New Zealand Army Training Team Vietnam (1NZATTV) AWMM Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment AWMM 2nd Embarkation AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Photo of Sgt L. Hepi in The Warrant Officers & Senior NCOs, 1st Battalion The New Zealand Regiment (Nyasa Camp, Malaya 1958). Source: The First Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment Journal (1983) AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death15 April 1999 Ministry for Culture and Heritage Age 67 AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of death Death notes CemeteryKelvin Grove Cemetery AWMM Plot 081, Block 015 AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember Tetitaha Hepi Hepi by laying a poppy. Pouaka Boxer Hepi Sam Hepi Tetitaha Hepi Hepi James Oswin Heppell Reginald Noel Heppell Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Tetitaha Hepi Hepi Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksNew Zealand's Vietnam War Veterans. Personal page http://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/veteran/wo1-lt-hepi Sources Used Memories of New Zealand and the Vietnam War. New Zealand History online website. http://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/ Further Reference Australia's Vietnam War https://vietnam.unsw.adfa.edu.au/ Further Reference Palmerston North City Council https://www.pncc.govt.nz/services/cemetery-and-cremation-search/warrant/?id=44967 Further Reference DocumentsSubritsky, 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 Clamp, B., Clamp, D., & 1st Battalion the New Zealand Regiment (1957-59) Association. (2007). 1st battalion the New Zealand regiment (1957-59) association 50th anniversary: the first of the first. B. Clamp. AWMM This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM Fry, P., & New Zealand. Army. Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment. Battalion, 1st. (1983). The First Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment : Journal / [P.J. Fry, editor] (25th anniversary commemorative ed.). Singapore: The Regiment. AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 12 February 2020RoscoeAotearoaResearcher The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.