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Dalton Dennis Karipa

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Plaque at Shands Road Cemetery

Cpl. Dalton Dennis Karipa

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Identity

  • Title
    Mr Public - Kimiora Sharon - Child - 11 March 2016 - Family
  • Forenames
    • Dalton Dennis AWMM
    • Dalton Dennis Public - Kimiora Sharon - Child - 11 March 2016 - I am his daughter
  • Surname
    Karipa AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Dalton AWMM
    • Dolly AWMM
    • D.D. AWMM
    • Dalton or Dolly Public - Kimiora Sharon - Child - 11 March 2016 - I am his daughter
  • Service number
    • Malaya 346808 AWMM
    • Vietnam 346808 AWMM
    • Q346808 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    29 June 1938 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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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • 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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, Vietnam AWMM
    Wounded in action, 10 June 1969 – shrapnel wound to right thigh. AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Wounded in action, 10 June 1969 – shrapnel wound to right thigh. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    23 March 2005 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    Age 66 AWMM
    KaiapoiCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
    23 March 2005 Public - Kimiora Sharon - Child - 11 March 2016 - I am his daughter
  • Age at death
    66 Public - Kimiora Sharon - Child - 11 March 2016 - I am his daughter
  • Place of death
    Christchurch Public - Kimiora Sharon - Child - 11 March 2016 - I am his daughter
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Shands Road Cemetery, Prebbleton, Christchurch AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Shands Road, Hornby, Christchurch Public - Kimiora Sharon - Child - 11 March 2016 - I am his daughter
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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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
    • H.E. Chamberlain, Nominal Roll – 1 RNZIR, 18 May-1 October 1965, in Gurr, Robert. (2009). Voices from a border war: Borneo 1963-1965. 2nd Edition. Christchurch, N.Z.: Wilson Scott Publishing, pp.151-156 AWMM
    • Gurr, Robert. (2009). Voices from a border war: Borneo 1963-1965. 2nd Edition. Christchurch, N.Z.: Wilson Scott Publishing AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • 1NZR Roll 1961-1963 - Bill Russell, Malayan Veterans Association Scrapbook – 40th Anniversary edition. AWMM
    • DECEASED, 1 NZ Regiment, 1961-63 – Internet resource. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM

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