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Haupuru Makiri

Photo was given to my great grandmother with war metals..

Haupuru Makiri

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Haupuru AWMM
  • Surname
    Makiri AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    25928 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 95 College Hill, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr S. Makiri (father), Horeke, Hokianga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    25928 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
  • 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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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Horeke War Memorial, Horeke Road, Northland AWMM

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  • Tena Koe my Koro. As I sit here in the Auckland Museum on this glorious day, Thursday 25th of April 2024. I am blessed and thankful for all you and everyone did for us to be here today. I am also saddened by these events as to why I never got to meet you! All your mokopuna live on through you Koro. Phoenix, Julius, Cortnee, Zara and Baby Hope, along with Grand moko Iris. We miss and love you immensely. 'Till we meet again Koro. Arohanui your Grand daughter Kahupine Makiri X O X O
    Public - Kahupine - Sibling - 25 April 2024
  • I Haupuru Makiri am the grandson of Haupuru Makiri. My grandmother, Theresa Agnes Makiri nee (Tewake) was his wife. My fathers name was Edward Thomas Makiri and his wife my mother was Takuwai Faith Makiri-Mason. My children are Phoenix, Julius & Zara Makiri. My sister Kahupine Makiri is the mother of Cortnee Makiri & Hope Makiri-Hennings, my 2 nieces. I have a grand daughter named Iris Faith Makiri.
    Public - Haupuru - Other Relative - 23 July 2015
  • I Phoenix Makiri am writing on behalf of me an my brother Julius and sister Zara,My cousins Cortnee and Hope. We are the great grandchildren of Haupuru Makiri. You will always be in our hearts. God Bless
    Public - Phoenix and Julius and Zara - Other Relative - 24 February 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 313 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2024KahupineTamaki MakaurauSibling
25 April 2020JuliusAucklandDirect descendant
23 July 2015HaupuruAuckland, New ZalandOther Relative
24 February 2015Phoenix and Julius and ZaraWaitakere City, New ZealandOther Relative

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