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Samuel Augustus Peti

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Samuel Augustus AWMM
  • Surname
    Peti AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Sam AWMM
    • S. A. Peti AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 370084 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 October 1944 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • 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
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, Vietnam AWMM
    Wounded in action, 6 August 1969 – fragment wounds to right knee. AWMM

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Wounded in action, 6 August 1969 – fragment wounds to right knee. Source: Memories of New Zealand and the Vietnam War, Ministry for Culture and Heritage.

    Wounded in action, 6 August 1969 – fragment wounds to right knee. Enlisted 1.9.1964 - discharged 31.8.1973. Served with 1RNZIR 1965/66 including Borneo, posted to 1 Ranger Sqn, NZSAS 2 Mar 1967 and served in Vietnam with 4 Tp NZSAS 1968/69 and again 70/71. Died on run near Rangipo while working with Corrections Dept. Buried in Turangi Cemetery. AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
    9 October 1988 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    TaupoWaikato AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • References
    • 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

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