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Pani Ranginui Kahukura

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  • Service number
    Vietnam 573699 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Jumbo AWMM
    • "Jumbo" Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Pani Ranginui AWMM
    • Pani Ranginui Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son.
  • Surname
    Kahukura AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Jumbo AWMM
    • "Jumbo" Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son
  • Service number
    Vietnam 573699 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    • Iwi Māori AWMM
    • Ngati Kahungunu Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son.
  • Hapū
    Ngati Hine Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son.
  • Waka
    Takitimu Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son.
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 January 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 - 2 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 573699 AWMM
  • 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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  • Died and buried at Whakaki Urapa, SH2, Nuhaka Hawkes Bay 4198. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 July 2004 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    WhakakiHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Whakaki Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son
  • Cause of death
    Accident Public - Selwyn - Child - 17 December 2015 - His Son
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • #573699 Pani Ranginui (Jumbo) KAHUKURA (2 Platoon Victor 6 Company & Charlie Company 74/76) 4 July 2004 aged 56. Buried at Whakaki Urupa. off State Hwy 2, Whakaki, Nuhaka, Hawkes Bay 4198. [-39.04586, 177.59389] use Google maps grid reference off the beaten track. LEST WE FORGET this great member of our unit, ONWARD.
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 2 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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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
23 August 2017RoscoeAucklandComrade
17 December 2015SelwynPalmerston North, New ZealandChild
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