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Roslyn Nepia Himona

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  • Service number
    • Vietnam 30763 AWMM
    • N30763 Public - Roslyn Nepia - Self - 19 April 2021 - Certificate of Service
  • Also known as
    • Ross AWMM
    • R. N. Himona AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Army Public - Roslyn Nepia - Self - 19 April 2021 - Certificate of Service
  • Last rank
  • War
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM
    • Confrontation 1966 Public - Roslyn Nepia - Self - 19 April 2021 - Certificate of Service

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roslyn Nepia AWMM
  • Surname
    Himona AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Ross AWMM
    • R. N. Himona AWMM
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 30763 AWMM
    • N30763 Public - Roslyn Nepia - Self - 19 April 2021 - Certificate of Service
  • 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

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM
    • Confrontation 1966 Public - Roslyn Nepia - Self - 19 April 2021 - Certificate of Service
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Army Public - Roslyn Nepia - Self - 19 April 2021 - Certificate of Service
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 30763 AWMM
    • N30763 Public - Roslyn Nepia - Self - 19 April 2021 - Certificate of Service
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
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  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served NZ Army 1962 - 1982. Ross Himona has written a number of poems about his service in Vietnam. See the International War Veterans' Poetry Archive for more information.

    Photo of Lt R.N. Himona in The Officers, 1st Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (Terendak Camp, Malaya 1966-67). Source: The First Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment Journal (1983) 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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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
    • 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

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19 April 2021Roslyn NepiaDannevirkeSelf

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