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Tamati Maungarangi Paraone

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Tamati Maungarangi AWMM
  • Surname
    Paraone AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 39414 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • North Africa AWMM
    • Greece AWMM
    • 1941 AWMM
      World War 2/wars AWMM
      Crete AWMM
    • Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 39414 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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, WWII AWMM
    Shrapnel wounds 1943 AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Descendent of Kawiti. Son of Huirua Paraone and his wife Parehuia (nee Dunn).

    Husband of Kathleen, father of Georgina, Hepana, Maru, Tamati, Mereana, Kathleen

    Enlisted in 1939

    Invalided home in 1943

    President of 28 Maori Battalion Association

    Officer of New Zealand Order of Merit 2006 for services to Maori AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    2008 AWMM
    Age 91 AWMM
    KawakawaBay of Islands AWMM
  • Date of death
    13 March 2008 Public - Pita - Child - 3 April 2019 - Family papers
  • Age at death
    91 years Public - Pita - Child - 3 April 2019 - Family papers
  • Place of death
    Bay of Islands Hospital
    Kawakawa, Bay of Islands
    Northland, New Zealand Public - Pita - Child - 3 April 2019 - Family papers
  • Cause of death
    heart failure Public - Pita - Child - 3 April 2019 - family papers
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Maungarangi Wahitapu, Otiria, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Maungarangi Public - Pita - Child - 3 April 2019 - Family papers
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald 15 March 2008 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 144 AWMM
    • Kokiri paetae : a celebration of Maori achievement. (1996-2006). Wellington, N.Z.: Ministry of Maori Development. AWMM
      Portrait. The year of the veteran: 28 Maori Battalion reunions. (2006). Kokiri Patae 72, p. 3 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: 15 March 2008 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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03 April 2019PitaAuckland, New ZealandChild
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