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Maku Turei

Sgt. Maku Turei, who embarked with the 7th Reinforcements.

Sgt. Maku Turei

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maku AWMM
  • Surname
    Turei AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    67505 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1924 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - BMD NZ records - estimated from age at death
  • Place of birth
    NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - BMD NZ records
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Manutuke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs H. Nepia (cousin), Tikitiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    67505 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    GisborneGisborne 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    5 January 1964 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    40yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block RSA, Plot 190, Warrant # 10738 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Hinepare Marae War Memorial Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 January 2016 - Research
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Love you our papa always and forever. Xxx
    Public - Petine - Other relative - 19 April 2019

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 214 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
      Portrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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19 April 2019PetineChristchuchOther relative
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