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Leo Harris Ngarua Yates

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  • Service number
    Vietnam 727069 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • L. H. N. Yates AWMM
    • Paa Yates AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
The last Anzac he attended 2018

Paa Yates

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leo Harris Ngarua AWMM
  • Surname
    Yates AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • L. H. N. Yates AWMM
    • Paa Yates AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 727069 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 August 1944 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 727069 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Mortar Platoon, Victor Six company. Died in Rotorua. Buried muruika Soldiers Cemetery, Ohinemutu, Rotorua AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    18 July 2018 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    Age 73 AWMM
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Sources

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  • External links
  • 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

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